The Death and Life of Bobby Z
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The Death and Life of Bobby Z
Ex-Marine and convicted criminal Tim Kearney has been marked for death by a murderous biker gang, and now in order to cheat death he will assume the role of a powerful, recently deceased drug lord in this pulsating crime thriller starring Paul Walker and Laurence Fishburne. When Kearney (Walker) copped a plea with a scheming DEA agent (Fishburne) to impersonate surfing drug lord Bobby Z, his back was against a wall. Now, as the former convict convinces everyone including Bobby Z's girlfriend (Olivia Wilde) that he is in fact the man he claims to be, the drug dealer's old enemies turn… More

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Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Pic overall has the feel of something tossed off to pass time and pay bills between more prestigious gigs."
‑ Joe Leydon, Variety
"Filled with head scratchingly dumb twists and cornball dialogue, this is not exactly a brilliant film. Yet it's got a slick look and at least a few passable action scenes."
‑ Brian Webster, Apollo Guide
"...ultimately manages to overcome its myriad of deficiencies to become a surprisingly entertaining little actioner..."
‑ David Nusair, Reel Film Reviews
"There's a reason this went straight to DVD, folks"
‑ Keith Breese,
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