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The Expert

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The Expert

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
performer:
James Brolin, Jeff Speakman
genre:
ActionAdventure

We gave it a B-

Martial-arts butt kicker Jeff Speakman brings back Charles Bronson-style vigilantism with The Expert, a grisly revenge flick about a guy who so loves the death penalty that he breaks into a prison to do the job himself. James Brolin steals the show, however, as a merciless warden who turns death vigils into parties. Throw in Speakman’s impossibly contrived romance with a crusading TV reporter, and you’ve got something that should satisfy any raw-meat eater. B-

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