Out for Justice
Out for Justice (1991)

In this violent actioner, Steven Seagal plays a renegade cop who returns to his violence-plagued home neighborhood in Brooklyn to get revenge upon the crime lord responsible for his partner's death.

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Rated: R
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Release Date: April 12, 1991
DVD Release Date: May 18, 1999
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Variety Staff

Out for Justice harbors an incredibly simple vengeance plot loaded with enough macho sadism to satiate the action genre's bloodthirsty fans.

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Richard Harrington
Washington Post

This is Old Jack City, a place where better actors and directors have taken us frequently in the last year. This particular trip seems unnecessary.

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John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

If you're into this kind of thing, it works. If you're looking for a good crime flick, Scorsese it's not.

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Charlotte O'Sullivan
Time Out

If you cut the beatings, you wouldn't be left with much.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

A muddled yet mostly entertaining actioner...

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Chuck O'Leary

One of Seagal's few decent bonecrunchers thanks to good direction by the underrated John Flynn (The Outfit, Rolling Thunder, Best Seller).

Janet Maslin
New York Times

As a courtesy to his many fans, the ponytailed action hero Steven Seagal not only attacks sleaze but also goes out of his way to examine it.

TV Guide

Out for Justice only real weakness is Seagal himself.

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Rob Vaux
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Ewww! Stinky...

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Flixster Audience Score: 53% Flixster User Reviews
Tsubaki Sanjuro
Seagal's accent will give you nightmares, but the violence was a thing of beauty. The bar scene deserves a monument.
Dean McKenna
Steven Seagal hunts his criminal enemy like hell.
Derek Daniels
Typical Seagal early-90's movie with veteran actor John Forsythe as the bad guy this time and Gina Gershon and the late Jerry Orbach bringing up the rear… More
It's funny to think that John "Rolling Thunder" Flynn made this piece of shit. It gets off to a somewhat promising start, but by the time you get… More
Michael Gildea
I remember Forsythe being very entertaining but Seagal needs to go away.
Lee Kyle
I cant believe the gems i find at wal-mart lately. I found this on blu ray for 14.99 and i had to have it! Definatly my favorite of Seagal's career. Great… More