Boiling Point
Boiling Point (1993)

The boiling point is mighty low in this tepid action programmer. Wesley Snipes plays Jimmy Mercer, a Treasury agent whose sting operation goes bad. Engineered by Ronnie (Viggo Mortensen), a dull-witted but sadistic ex-con, the operation not… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: April 16, 1993
DVD Release Date: October 6, 1998
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Critic Score: 20% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Michael Dequina

So slow-moving and lacking in excitement that it's torture to sit through.

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Chris Hicks
Deseret News, Salt Lake City

Though it is being sold as if it's a sequel to Wesley Snipes' Passenger 57, Boiling Point never percolates. In fact, it hardly works its temperature up to tepid.

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Scott Weinberg

Surprisingly tepid, especially considering the flick's title.

Luke Y. Thompson
New Times

Promoted like an action movie, but there's one problem -- this movie has no action!

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Flixster Audience Score: 21% Flixster User Reviews
Conner Rainwater
It's a fun movie and has some pretty cool moments including the Principal from Breakfast Club getting shotgunned in the face and run over twice by a… More
xGary Xx
Utterly run-of-the-mill action/crime drama that's very low on ideas or invention of any kind. Completely forgettable.
Red Lats
A unremarkable movie. Cops bend the rules a bit to catch the bad guy.
danny d
good old school snipes
Dean McKenna
Average action of Wesley Snipes I ever watched.