Opening

—— The Identical Sep 05
—— The Longest Week Sep 05
67% The House of Magic Sep 05
71% God Help the Girl Sep 05
—— The Remaining Sep 05

Top Box Office

92% Guardians of the Galaxy $16.3M
20% Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles $11.8M
39% If I Stay $9.3M
33% As Above/So Below $8.3M
21% Let's Be Cops $8.2M
37% The November Man $7.7M
17% When The Game Stands Tall $5.6M
32% The Giver $5.3M
65% The Hundred-Foot Journey $4.6M
34% The Expendables 3 $3.5M

Coming Soon

—— No Good Deed Sep 12
—— Dolphin Tale 2 Sep 12
—— Atlas Shrugged: Who Is John Galt? Sep 12
100% The Skeleton Twins Sep 12
100% The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby Sep 12

New Episodes Tonight

88% Finding Carter: Season 1
56% Houdini: Season 1
67% Matador: Season 1
—— Rizzoli & Isles: Season 5
—— Royal Pains: Season 6
—— Sullivan & Son: Season 3

Discuss Last Night's Shows

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71% Dallas: Season 3
—— Mistresses: Season 2
25% Partners: Season 1
67% Teen Wolf: Season 4
62% Under the Dome: Season 2

Certified Fresh TV

86% The Bridge (FX): Season 2
91% Doctor Who: Season 8
83% Extant: Season 1
89% The Honorable Woman: Season 1
87% The Knick: Season 1
89% Manhattan: Season 1
97% Masters of Sex: Season 2
89% Outlander: Season 1
82% Satisfaction: Season 1
87% The Strain: Season 1
82% Welcome to Sweden: Season 1
77% You're the Worst: Season 1

The Punisher Reviews

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TV Guide's Movie Guide

Carefully tended facial stubble trimmed to give him a skull-like appearance, Lundgren is truly impressive as a character defined by emotional emptiness.

Full Review Source: TV Guide's Movie Guide | Original Score: 3/4

April 24, 2009
Variety Staff
Variety
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With origins in a Marvel Comics character, The Punisher is, as might be expected, two-dimensional.

Full Review Source: Variety

March 26, 2009
Derek Adams
Time Out
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Destructive, reprehensible, and marvellous fun.

Full Review Source: Time Out

June 24, 2006
Chuck O'Leary
Fantastica Daily

A terrible one-man-army action flick. The 2004 version is far more effective.

| Original Score: 1/5

September 29, 2005
Kevin N. Laforest
Montreal Film Journal

Much better than the 2004 version. A surprisingly potent blast of '80s action moviemaking.

July 31, 2005
Luke Y. Thompson
LYTRules.com

Often underrated comic-book adaptation that lacks the trademark skull logo but delivers the superhero presence that the Thomas Jane remake sadly lacks.

| Original Score: 4/5

June 24, 2004
Pablo Villaca
Cinema em Cena

É difícil escolher o que é pior: os diálogos risíveis, a direção amadora, as lutas nada convincentes, a péssima atuação (oh!) de Lundgren ou sua "maquiagem de deprimido".

| Original Score: 1/5

May 1, 2004
Christopher Null
Filmcritic.com

Marred by cheeseball sets and special effects, lame fight sequences, and some of the worst acting ever to disgrace the screen.

Full Review Source: Filmcritic.com | Original Score: 1/5

April 18, 2004
Greg Dean Schmitz
Greg's Previews at Yahoo! Movies

The only positive spin I can put on this movie is that if bad comic adaptations like it hadn't been done in the late 1980s and early 1990s, Marvel never would have needed to have its current, high-quality big-screen resurgence.

| Original Score: 1/5

April 28, 2003
Brian Webster
Apollo Guide

The real problem is that it just isn't very exciting.

Full Review Source: Apollo Guide | Original Score: 47/100

December 7, 2002
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

| Original Score: 2/5

August 14, 2005
Jordan Hiller
Bangitout.com

| Original Score: 1/5

July 26, 2005
Leo Goldsmith
Not Coming to a Theater Near You

| Original Score: 0/5

April 14, 2004
James Berardinelli
ReelViews
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| Original Score: 1.5/4

April 13, 2004
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

| Original Score: 1/5

October 29, 2002
Christopher Smith
Bangor Daily News (Maine)

| Original Score: 1/5

October 11, 2002
Scott Weinberg
eFilmCritic.com

| Original Score: 1/5

July 25, 2002
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