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Repo Men Reviews

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November 11, 2017
In the dark days of 2017 where games are becoming services and movies are no longer allowed to be just a movie they all have to be part of some huge universe. A dark satirical action movie that depicts a society that sees people who fall behind on payments for their organs as disposable and as outlaws and views the legal requirement to offer to call them an ambulance before taking the organs as a joke they make to the person while their unconscious. It feels very refreshing I don't see why this movie is rated so poorly. Yes I know it came out in 2010, but I just watched it.
August 17, 2017
The idea that, at some point in the future, artificial organs would be sold on credit and then repossessed should the client not be able to keep up with the payments is not only an interesting premise, but also a realistic sounding one. Unfortunately for 'Repo Men', however, the execution was generic feeling, somewhat bland and a tad too illogical. That being said, the cast is great, the visuals are nice and what really bumps it up to above average are those last 30 mins. with its fantastic ending.
July 24, 2017

Repo Men begins with an immersive and engaging idea, it builds a world with rest production design but as it comes continues it's clear that the film is incredibly hollow and out of its depth. The performances are strong with Law incredibly surprising with a strong role, as is Whitaker. Unfortunately the film in its last act takes a turn for the worst, it decides against exploring its own mythology and turns into a predictable thriller, with a climax that had I imagine the upmost best intention but the result is a patronising mess.
June 18, 2017
Baseado no livro The Repossession Mambo publicado em 2009 por Eric Garcia, Repo Men é uma ficção cientifica adaptada pelo próprio Garcia em parceria com Garrett Lerner, e direção de Miguel Sapochnik. Em um futuro próximo a sociedade utiliza com frequência os serviços da empresa The Union, que fornece órgãos mecânicos para seres humanos. Caso o comprador não honre a dívida, a empresa tem o direito legal de reintegração do orgão. Jude Law interpreta Remy, um coletor de órgãos da empresa The Union, quando sofrer um ataque cardíaco durante um serviço Remy é submetido a uma cirurgia, onde lhe é transplantado um dos corações fabricados pela The Union. Em consequência do ocorrido, Remy deixa de exercendo seu trabalho, sem ter como pagar a dívida, Remy passa a ser caçado pelo seu melhor, Jake interpretado por Forest Whitaker que também é um coletor, na fuga Remy conhece Beth interpretada por Alice Braga, Beth também é uma fugitiva que não pagou pelo seus órgãos, na fuga o casal vive uma estoria de amor dramática ao tentarem destruir a The Union. O elenco conta também com Liev Schreiber que interpreta Frank gerente da The Union. Os roteiristas tinha em mãos uma premissa intrigante o suficiente para fazer um filme épico, mas de repente tudo começa a escorrer pelo ralo e no final sobra pouco. A direção é cheia de imbecilidades, que sacrificam uma matéria prima louvável.
February 21, 2017
Plot: Somewhere in the near future a company loans artificial organs to the public, with interest. If they can't make their payments? The company will repossess the product with one of it's dedicated and enthusiastic staff members.
My Review: A fantastically built near future setting (minus the cars which look older than the release date) with an equally brilliant plot, script and cast. The execution of this movie only lacks in sound critiques by its audience.
This movie is a breath of fresh air, maybe not in complete originality of the plot's skeleton, but certainly in its meaty insides. Flush with quotable one-liners, realistic presentation of the actual "repossession" jobs, compelling and believable acting by both of it's main stars and an overall adeptness in hitting the mood between horror style gore and dark comedy. A completely original take on the presentation of graphic violence and melancholy unparalleled since the titan that is Pulp Fiction. The soundtrack alone is worth watching this movie.
½ February 11, 2017
An awesome film and a good insight to what could possibly be the future. Plenty of violence and action. Just remind me to never get an artificial organ. Jude Law aint such a poof neither. Your owe it to your family, you owe it to yourself to see this film.
½ January 13, 2017
Not a good movie to watch
Super Reviewer
July 29, 2016
Repo Men is a film that I don't think has ever been done before and why would it it's completely ridiculous, But it works so well, In the future if you can't pay for your organs they get repossessed, Easy plot some very graphic scenes too, With some great action it's got it all, And the twist at the end is one of the best in film today, People will love the end or feel like they just got a giant middle finger from the writers, Either way it's a great fun gory film that's full of shocks and will have you talking about the ending all night.
½ March 16, 2016
Cop-out ending prevents the film from a higher rating.
March 9, 2016
Surprisingly really good. The ending was great!
March 7, 2016
REPO MEN (Unrated) is exactly what it claims to be -- an action packed sci-fi thriller (of sorts). The only really off-putting part of the film is the wife's reaction to the accident Jude Law's character has. Otherwise, the movie moves along at a nice clip with several well done fight scenes and a generally believable course to an even more believable end. I thought it was a-okay.
Super Reviewer
January 7, 2016
Despite its interesting premise, this film is insipid and not very original, and it goes on limping between serious action and awkward satire. What makes it a bit better, though, is its last twenty minutes, with a terrific, badass ending that will leave you thrilled and chuckling at the same time.
½ January 3, 2016
Interesting movie, but not that great.
December 3, 2015
Borrowing a premise that was done better before in a more energetic way, Repo men wastes it's talented leads in an messed up mix of gruesome violence and genre cliches
November 4, 2015
i thought it was astonishing the future we could be heading towards artificial is all around. We have it in flavors why not body parts to help a human live longer the upcharge is retarded in a customers eyes but it is your life your prolonging i think it was under viewed
September 26, 2015
bad, bad look, bad story, bad acting
½ September 22, 2015
Thought the critics were a little harsh with this one....I thought it was petty believable!
August 21, 2015
It starts off interesting and has a unique concept, but becomes ridiculous and over the top as the movie goes on. Jude Law and Forest Whitaker have always been great actors, but they couldn't save the mess the script had. It is one of those movies, when the credits rolled, that you ask yourself "What was that?". The second half played out like a cheesy, weird B-movie. Like I said, it starts off interesting, but becomes a mess and the "twists" in this movie are extremely disappointing.
April 5, 2015
A mess but also painfully underrated Repo Men is a slick,action packed sci fi film with an ending twist that will have you gasping... even if it is stolen from a great Terry Gilliam film.
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