In the Blood
In the Blood (2014)

Gina Carano stars as Ava, a trained fighter with a dark past. When her new husband (Cam Gigandet) vanishes during their Caribbean honeymoon, Ava uncovers a violent underworld of conspiracy in the middle of an island paradise. Armed with a… More

Directed By:
Rated: R
Running Time:
Release Date: April 4, 2014
DVD Release Date: June 3, 2014
Add Your Rating
Rotten Tomatoes™
Critic Score
User Score

Also Available On

Critic Score: 41% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
John Semley
Globe and Mail

The closed-quarters combat crackles with bone-shattering believability. And that's really all that matters.

Full review…
Ben Kenigsberg

The jaw-drop factor that comes from seeing Carano's moves is often spoiled because of too much cutting or, in the case of the dance club sequence, excess strobing.

Full review…
David Parkinson
Radio Times

Screenwriter Andy Bloom struggles to sustain the tensions between the holed-up thugs, with much of the talented supporting cast having too little to do.

Full review…
Cary Darling
Fort Worth Star-Telegram/

Carano, a former mixed-martial artist, won't be vying for an Oscar any time soon but she can more than hold her own as an action star. She deserves a bigger canvas on which to show off her skills.

Full review…
Tom Long
Detroit News

Carano is an impressive woman, but she's no Meryl Streep; and even Streep couldn't make a movie this by-the-numbers look like anything more than it is: violence with interruptions.

Full review…
Mike McCahill

Fine actors (Alison Steadman, Phil Davis) nudge our boy forward, yet the rehabilitation and race-against-time narratives prove fundamentally at odds: we're left watching two films cancelling each other out.

Full review…
Stephen Whitty
Newark Star-Ledger

This isn't much more than a straight-forward, get-the-baddies action flick.

Full review…
Steven Rea
Philadelphia Inquirer

In the Blood is generic B-movie fare, bloody and, alas, increasingly dumb.

Full review…
Stephen Danay
Under the Radar

Essentially a gender-swapped riff on the Taken films, the film is as by the numbers as they come.

Full review…
More reviews for In the Blood

Flixster Audience Score: 38% Flixster User Reviews
Al S
A fun, intense and terrifically old-school action-thriller. A Taken style film with lots of hand to hand combat, gun-play, suspense and a riveting star… More
Manu Gino
Entertaining Straight Up Action Flick with Influences from Taken. Good Action/Thriller Movie! In the Blood has nearly the same plot as the Liam Neeson thriller… More