By Owen Gleiberman
Updated March 19, 2010 at 04:00 AM EDT
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Credit: Kerry Hayes

Repo Men

type
  • Movie

In the nip/tuck techno future, a repo man (Jude Law) hunts down the deadbeat owners of mechanical body organs, slicing the ?”artific-orgs” right out of their torsos. Law performs this task with such jaunty good cheer that you’re not quite sure how to react to him. Then he has a (literal) change of heart: He gets a Jarvik implant and becomes one of the hunted. Repo Men, however, just turns into a grisly one-note chase thriller, with Law slaughtering more folks on the run than he ever did as a repo man. C-

Repo Men

type
  • Movie
mpaa
  • R
runtime
  • 111 minutes
director
  • Miguel Sapochnik

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