Death Wish 3
Death Wish 3 (1985)

Paul Kersey (Charles Bronson) is at it again in this weak, underscripted continuation of the original Death Wish that started it all. This time, Kersey arrives in New York City after an old buddy was brutally murdered, and encounters a… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: November 1, 1985
DVD Release Date: February 3, 2004
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Critic Score: 6% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Entertainment Weekly

Preposterously Rambo-esque.

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Walter Goodman
New York Times

There is not a moment of credibility in the movie and the ending is sheer chaos, and anticlimactic at that. Mr. Winner runs out of imagination before Mr. Bronson runs out of ammunition.

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TV Guide

The direction is lackluster, and the film is padded with a number of useless scenes.

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Variety Staff

Attempts to justify the ensuing mass-murder are perfunctory.

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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

The action, direction and special effects are all better than the last time around, which isn't saying much.

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Steve Crum

Hasn't Bronson's vigilante shooter done enough? Evidently not.

Mark Salisbury
Time Out

This is nothing more than cinematic masturbation.

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Kevin Carr
7M Pictures

Overblown and unrealistic yet ultimately cathartic and exciting, Death Wish 3 is still an entertaining ride.

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Chuck O'Leary
Fantastica Daily

The weakest and least credible entry in the a series that's more enjoyable than most would admit.

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Flixster Audience Score: 54% Flixster User Reviews
Alex roy
Third film is a thrilling action packed underrated Bronson film that is a must see for fans of the genre. I very much loved this film, and I thought that the… More
Tsubaki Sanjuro
Bronson on a killing rampage!
Reid Volk
One cannot explain how inconceivably awful this film is.
Cassandra Maples
There are few movies out there that can honestly be called classics, Deathwish 3 is one. I must have watched this movie dozens of times, yet each time it is… More
Wahida K
I tend to watch everything what my friend recommend to me. No matter what Genre what Country or what languages, I can even live with subtitles. lol Trouble is… More
David Ladd
Paul Kersey (Charles Bronson) returns to NYC where he eventually embarks on an all-new rampage that is actually encouraged by frustrated police chief Richard… More