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Stranger (2010)





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Pro wrestling legend Steve Austin stars as a man with no name, no memory and absolutely nothing left to lose. But when he finds himself hunted by both the FBI and the Russian mob, this amnesiac decides to fight back. Pursuit cannot stop him. Torture will not break him. And with every beating, bullet and betrayal, he ll remember another piece of the horror that took away his career, his family and his identity. Now the puzzle is nearly complete, and one man is about to take back his past... by ending a whole lot of futures. Erica Cerra (Eureka) and Adam Beach (Flags Of Our Fathers) star in this explosive action-thriller about collateral damage, stone cold vengeance, and a double-crossed killing machine known only as THE STRANGER.

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Critic Reviews for Stranger

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Director Robert Lieberman (D3: The Mighty Ducks) mostly mangles all this, failing to build suspense or deliver a sharp payoff, and mucking up all the action scenes in-between

Full Review… | June 11, 2010
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Audience Reviews for Stranger

This plays like a slow made-for-tv drama where it shows boring flashbacks and boring dialog in between Steve Austin getting his ass kicked. It had potential if the director wasn't about slow-paced talking in place of what was supposed to be an action flick.

Darrin Craig
Darrin Craig

Former WWE superstar turned action star STONE COLD STEVE AUSTIN, stars as a man on the run from the Police, FBI, The Russian Mafia and his psychiatrist named Grace Bishop (Erica Cerra). Austin spends much of the movie trying to figure out who he is and we are bombarded with flashbacks mostly centered on his wife and daughter apparently being killed while he's mixed up in some dangerous sting operation involving millions of dollars. Austin discovers he can't trust anybody, especially many of those who are attempting to "help him" because they have other agendas on their mind. I thought Steve himself was pretty good speaking in Russian, Spanish and English and just being an all-around decent lead but there's not much to say beyond that as we're teased with these blurry, quick flashbacks that pretty much dominate the film and only succeeded in annoying me. This is mostly a psychological drama/thriller that would probably be enjoyed by dedicated Stone Cold Steve Austin fans.

Deb S
Deb S

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I had the HUGE expectation that this would be worth my while...I was sorely disappointed....a cat and mouse chase that leaves you hanging in the end...of a very long list of expectations for better films from "Stone Cold" (((((LMAO)))))

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Fascade Fiveoneeight

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