About this movie
Cast & Crew
Samuel L. Jackson
Alan C. Peterson
- David Weaver
- David Weaver
- Elan Mastai
- Andras Hamori
- Suzanne Cheriton
- Suzanne Cheriton
- Andras Hamori
- Tony Wosk
Reviews by Rotten Tomatoes
percent positive reviews
Stephen Whitty, Newark Star-Ledger
It's not honest with its people, or its plot. And the only ones it really cheats are audience members.– Full review
Jeannette Catsoulis, New York Times
[Jackson's] doleful revenant is in almost every scene, and this hardworking actor seems to know that the film around him should be a light-footed caper instead of a grim noir with a side order of...– Full review
Rick Groen, Globe and Mail
A scripted clich: the ex-con who wants to go straight until the plot kicks in.– Full review
Kyle Smith, New York Post
"The Samaritan" proves that even Samuel L. Jackson can be boring.– Full review
Mark Olsen, Los Angeles Times
The haphazard feeling of the narrative deflates any real tension.– Full review
You might also like...
The Tortured1:21:52 2010
Robert H. Lieberman directs this thriller following a revenge-obsessed couple who take justice into their own hands when their child's murderer manages to plea bargain his way into a light sentence. Before long, the devastated parents have conspired to kidnap the killer and force him to suffer for his sins.
Erika Christensen, Jesse Metcalfe
Christopher Nolan made his feature directorial debut with this 16mm black-and-white British suspense drama, shot on weekends with a $6,000 budget. Wannabe writer Bill, aka "The Young Man" (Jeremy Theobald), is "between jobs," living in impoverished circumstances with no prospects, plots, or outlines. Desperate for ideas, he begins following peop...
Jeremy Theobald, Alex Haw, Lucy Russell
Coffin Rock1:28:42 2009
A drunken one-night-stand has potentially deadly consequences in this thriller from writer and director Rupert Glasson. Rob (Robert Taylor) and Jess (Lisa Chappell) are a married couple who run a general store in a small fishing village on the Australian coast. While Rob and Jess love one another deeply, they want to have children and their inab...
Robert Taylor, Lisa Chappell, Sam Parsonson, Terry Camilleri, Geoff Morell
A headstrong single mother fights back against a desperate bank robber in this tense thriller from The Marine director John Bonito. Having recently separated from her abusive ex-husband, Lorraine (Maria Bello) is driving home with her young son Chad (Connor Hill) when she pulls into a gas station to grab a quick dinner. That's when Roy (Stephen ...
Maria Bello, Stephen Dorff, Joanna Cassidy, Catherine Dent
The Loneliest Planet1:53:22 2012
Alex and Nica are young, in love and engaged to be married. The summer before their wedding, they are backpacking in the Caucasus Mountains in Georgia. The couple hire a local guide to lead them on a camping trek, and the three set off into a stunning wilderness, a landscape that is both overwhelmingly open and frighteningly closed. Walking for ...
Hani Furstenberg, Gael García Bernal, Bidzina Gujabidze
On the Inside1:30:36 2011
A man with a dark past attempts to atone for his crimes by shielding a pretty mental patient from the growing violence in a corrupt psychiatric hospital. Allen Meneric murdered out of revenge, but he got the wrong guy. Now he's been sentenced to be evaluated at the Northwood mental institution. Northwood houses some of the most criminals ever co...
Nick Stahl, Olivia Wilde, Dash Mihok, Pruitt Taylor Vince, Daniel Franzese, S...
A border-town sheriff pulls out the heavy artillery to prevent an escaped drug kingpin from blasting his way into Mexico in this sun-scorched action opus sta...
The Last Stand1:47:13 2013
A border-town sheriff pulls out the heavy artillery to prevent an escaped drug kingpin from blasting his way into Mexico in this sun-scorched action opus starring Arnold Schwarzenegger and directed by Kim Jee-Woon (I Saw the Devil, The Good, the Bad, and the Weird). A former LAPD hot shot who opted for an easier life after becoming the sole surv...
Arnold Schwarzenegger, Forest Whitaker, Johnny Knoxville, Rodrigo Santoro, Ja...
From the writers of The Hangover! When a Straight-A college student's two best friends surprise him with a visit, what was supposed to be one beer becomes on...
21 & Over1:33:06 2013
From the writers of The Hangover! When a Straight-A college student's two best friends surprise him with a visit, what was supposed to be one beer becomes one night of chaos, over indulgence and utter debauchery in this outrageous comedy.
Miles Teller, Justin Chon, Skylar Astin, Sarah Wright, Jonathan Keltz
A tormented zombie (Nicholas Hoult) experiences a profound transformation after entering into an unusual relationship with the daughter (Teresa Palmer) of a ...
Warm Bodies1:37:47 2013
A tormented zombie (Nicholas Hoult) experiences a profound transformation after entering into an unusual relationship with the daughter (Teresa Palmer) of a military leader charged with eradicating the walking dead. As the unlikely pair build a tenuous bridge between the living and the dead, those on both sides of the battle begin to sense that ...
Nicholas Hoult, Teresa Palmer, Rob Corddry, Dave Franco, Analeigh Tipton, Joh...