Hard Times Reviews

March 26, 2009
The production has a very handsome mid-1930s New Orleans period flavour but the cast can't lick the script.
October 23, 2004
A powerful, brutal film containing a definitive Charles Bronson performance.
January 15, 2019
[T]here's much to admire here, especially the fine combination of cinematographer Philip Lathrop's images and Roger Spottiswoode's editing of the exciting fight sequences.
January 15, 2019
HARD TIMES is still an enjoyable film, and the depression-era settings are painstakingly captured.
December 30, 2015
Evocatively atmospheric.
June 22, 2013
Walter Hill's pummeling debut starring Charles Bronson arrives on Blu-ray looking as muscular and stout as ever.
October 19, 2007
May 25, 2007
Rough and grim knuckle-fighting drama headlining Charles Bronson.
October 21, 2005
Walter Hill's first film as a director is spare, elegiac and as tough as a nickel steak.
June 17, 2005