- Starring: Dominic West, Julie Benz, Ray Stevenson
- Summary: Waging his one-man war on the world of organized crime, ruthless vigilante-hero Frank Castle sets his sights on overeager mob boss Billy Russoti. After Russoti is left horribly disfigured by Castle, he sets out for vengeance under his new alias: Jigsaw. With the "Punisher Task Force" hot on his trail and the FBI unable to take Jigsaw in, Frank must stand up to the formidable army that Jigsaw has recruited before more of his evil deeds go unpunished. (Lionsgate)… Collapse
- Director: Lexi Alexander
- Genre(s): Action, Drama, Thriller, Crime
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MarioM8This is a classic example of mainstream media critics simply not being qualified to review movies that are just a bit out of the mainstream. The same thing happened with Mr. Brooks. If you're a fan of the genre, this version of Punisher was extremely satisfying 5 minutes into the movie. There are a few corny lines and some plot twists that were a bit hard to believe - that's why I gave it an 8, but if you're prepared to suspend disbelief in this regard, and your a fan of these types of movies, I recommend it. The guy who playes Jigsaw overdoes the wise guy attitude.… Expand
Ray Stevenson and a few ridiculously funny scenes can't completely save this rather dull and forgettable movie. Although some poeple were not fond of the previous film, I found some interesting aspects that kept my interest. This is just cinematic chewing gum, quite enjoyable while its on but has no lasting impressions what-so-ever. I can only recommend this to die hard Punisher fans.… Expand
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