Vigilante (1983)

The excessive violence in this action thriller makes New York City look like the site of a civil war -- or rather, a nauseatingly uncivil war fought between factory workers allied with neighborhood citizens against their enemies: drug… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: August 25, 1998
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Critic Score: 20% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

A restrained film that has its entertaining moments.

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James Kendrick
Q Network Film Desk

jets past moral qualms and cuts right into our most feverish sense of righteousness

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Walter Chaw
Film Freak Central

There's a certain laudable doggedness in its creation, I guess

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David Nusair
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A typically inept effort from William Lustig...

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Flixster Audience Score: 69% Flixster User Reviews
Phil Hubbs
First and foremost I am still shocked this is an 80's movie, I genuinely thought this was a trashy 70's flick at first. OK in all honesty I kinda… More
Patrick Dolan
Williamson and Forster in one movie? Does that sounds awesome or what. How about making it directed by Lustig (Maniac, Maniac Cop). It's a really good… More
Conner Rainwater
A classic B-movie showing the true corruption in the city. This is extremely realistic and violent, turning into a horror movie for anyone who lives in New… More
Christopher Brown
Not near as sleazy as Lustig's other works, but just as entertaining. Sure it's a ripoff of vigilante films that came before it, but it's still… More