Death Hunt
Death Hunt (1981)

Set in the '30s, Mountie Millen (Lee Marvin) is assigned to track down accused murderer Johnson (Charles Bronson), who has escaped in the high passes of the Canadian Rockies. Johnson, a trapper, has extensive knowledge of wilderness… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: January 1, 1981
DVD Release Date: January 25, 2005
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Critic Score: 17% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Gary Arnold
Washington Post

Supposedly inspired by an authentic incident in the Northwest Territories 50 years ago, the movie emerges as an exercise in bogus historical evocation, minimal characterization and synthetic conflict.

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Matt Brunson
Creative Loafing

A modest bit of macho cinema.

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Vincent Canby
New York Times

Nothing in Death Hunt makes a great deal of sense, though the scenery is rugged and the snowscapes beautiful.

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Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

A highly enjoyable actioner with no frills.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

It's stiffly directed by Peter Hunt.

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TV Guide

A few moments of good, visual storytelling aren't enough to save this frustrating film.

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Flixster Audience Score: 72% Flixster User Reviews
Patrick Dolan
Bronson against a mob of men. I feel like this is recurring theme in his films. This film in particular has then going after him, still not too different. This… More
Christopher Brown
Great face off film that I'm seeing on TV more and more nowadays. Awesome!