The Mechanic Reviews

November 19, 2020
One of Bronson's signature pieces from the era.
August 30, 2020
While not a spectacular picture, the ending is highly amusing (despite being predictable), giving a simple story an unforgettable final note of singular creativity.
June 11, 2020
It is a banal expedition into slaughter and sadism and stupid dialogue.
January 3, 2020
Indifferently acted, carelessly photographed, unnecessarily complex, The Mechanic is clearly not in working order.
June 14, 2015
A flashy crime thriller about a mechanic, in underworld slang that's a professional contract killer.
October 11, 2012
...a meandering, relentlessly unwatchable piece of work.
April 17, 2011
As slow as molasses and just as exciting.
October 22, 2005
bronson classic. gets no better.
October 23, 2004
The funny thing is that this sounds more interesting than it is.