Generally unfavorable reviews - based on 11 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 11
  2. Negative: 7 out of 11
  1. Reviewed by: Rex Reed
    Jun 11, 2013
    The trajectory consists of one damn thing after another, with the able Mr. Walker giving it all he’s got without getting out of the vehicle to catch his breath.
  2. Reviewed by: Amy Nicholson
    Jun 12, 2013
    A serviceable if silly B-movie.
  3. Reviewed by: Sean O Connell
    Jun 14, 2013
    A lean, low-budget and claustrophobic mistaken-identity thriller that’s so stripped-down, it’s nearly nonexistent.
  4. Reviewed by: Bilge Ebiri
    Jun 17, 2013
    Vehicle 19 sets up a fascinating conceit for itself, and then loses interest in delivering on it. It just wants to get to the cool car chase, but by the time it does, we’ve stopped caring.
  5. 38
    There are interesting story elements and locations. But the claustrophobia of the car works against it.
  6. Reviewed by: Neil Genzlinger
    Jun 13, 2013
    This one is well photographed, yet it’s still just a lot of cars and noise.
  7. Reviewed by: Scott Foundas
    Jun 13, 2013
    Neither particularly fast nor furious.
  8. Reviewed by: John DeFore
    Jun 13, 2013
    A wrong place/wrong time actioner stupid enough to damage the art-house credibility of actor Paul Walker.
  9. Reviewed by: Andrew Schenker
    Jun 11, 2013
    Mukunda Michael Dewil's film has the makings of a taut little thriller, but the writer-director has the twin disadvantages of needing to include dialogue and to rely on the services of Paul Walker to embody his protagonist.
  10. Reviewed by: Kyle Smith
    Jun 13, 2013
    In Vehicle 19, Paul Walker is back behind the wheel again, but this time it’s a rented minivan and the plot is brainless even for a Paul Walker movie. Get ready for “The Slow and the Spurious.”
  11. Reviewed by: Chuck Bowen
    Jun 10, 2013
    As one incoherent action scene follows another, one's left staring at a film with nothing to respond to, waiting for it all to be over.
User Score

Mixed or average reviews- based on 13 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 4
  2. Negative: 0 out of 4
  1. Sep 2, 2014
    A simple movie...but i don't like this.A boring story with a great actor.

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  2. May 16, 2014
    Very simple concept in which whole story takes place in a car. This low budget movie was not actually a bad. It is one of the last movies of Paul Walker. He was excellent, though the movie was B due to the poor production quality yet quite enjoyable.

    Paul Walker as Michael, an ex prisoner who goes to meet his girlfriend who is in a foreign country. All the sudden he gets trapped into some local criminal affair without his knowledge. So the hunt begins where he tries his best to escape it.

    The movie was not for everyone, you can get better movie than this though I must be honest that I saw it because of Paul Walker.
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  3. Nov 12, 2013
    Vehicle 19 wasn't horrible but it was mediocre. It has drugs, cars and blood. What action junkies want, right? Well, yes and no, because of Paul Walker the film has the Fast And Furious type thrill. The film is very cheesy and with a low capacity for talking- it's get to the point action. What I didn't like was that the acting by all the other roles was slow and corny. In the end- not perfect, not bad but a time pass rental after a long night at work. Full Review »