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On Deadly Ground Reviews

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January 7, 2003
Read More | Original Score: 1/5
January 1, 2000
The less said about Joan Chen, the better. To say that her talents are wasted is to understate the matter.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
September 5, 2014
Seagal the director shows that he has picked up the odd trick or two from the action specialists who made his name, but his impassioned green speeches will have viewers reaching for the remote control.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
July 25, 2002
| Original Score: 1/5
September 14, 2004
| Original Score: 1/5
September 5, 2014
They may have to write a new book of Ecclesiastes to account for this one: the old "Vanity of Vanities, All is Vanity" just doesn't go far enough.
Full Review | Original Score: 0/4
May 6, 2005
| Original Score: 2/5
January 26, 2006
In contrast to his short, sharp fighting style, Seagal's presentation of the human conflicts and underlying issues consists of vague, sweeping gestures.
July 26, 2002
Just what the world needs, environmental lessons from Steven Seagal.
| Original Score: 0/5
September 7, 2011
''I didn't want to resort to violence. I didn't have a choice,'' [Seagal] says; a greater man might have said, ''Make my day.''
Full Review | Original Score: F
September 5, 2014
What a Renaissance Man, that Steven Seagal. He lumbers, he sermonizes, he directs!
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/4
January 1, 2000
One of the most despised motion pictures, not just among Steven Seagal's works, but also in entire movie history.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/10
February 25, 2009
This is a vanity production parading as a social statement.
March 24, 2002
In the end, you want a good movie with message about ecology and how to preserve human nature? Forget it; go to a Green peace conference.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/5
August 19, 2003
| Original Score: 2/5
January 27, 2003
Read More | Original Score: 1/5
September 5, 2014
Unfortunately Seagal, who also makes his directing debut with this script, is no match for Caine. His on-screen personality is petulant and humorless, his voice so grating you want to reach for a mute button.
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/4
September 4, 2003
| Original Score: 1/5
January 1, 2000
Martial arts maven Seagal has long been on deadly ground with critics, and this, his directorial debut, is likely to keep him there.
January 1, 2000
Certain things must be answered, like Seagal's environmental lip service that is utterly mocked by the movie's need to blow things up and destroy property.
Full Review | Original Score: 0/5
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