Sign up for your 2 week free trial

Rampart (2011)


Rent 'Rampart' today with Screenclick
Login to rate this movie
Genres:

Languages:
English

Reviews:

Released:

Format:
DVD & Blu-ray

Director


Write review

3.5 out of 10 BUILDS WONDERFULLY... ENDS NOWHERE.
Brian from Kerry, 05 Aug 2012
Another potentially excellent film that doesn't know where to go in the end. Written by James Ellroy (LA Confidential) and helmed by the director (writer?) of the excellent 'The Messenger' (also with Harrelson -- who's terrific here as the 'Bad Lieutenant' style anti-hero, and one of the most intriguing delusionists since Travis Bickle). But you're watching a film that is going to disappoint you -- guaranteed. For 90 minutes you believe it's a cleverly unfolding story. And it would be. Suddenly you'll discover it's all been a social 'study'. Yeah, one of them...
Was this review helpful to you? 
2 people out of 2 found this review helpful
0 Comments...      leave a comment
1.5 out of 10 Alright
Eimear from Wicklow, 22 Aug 2013
Woody is magnificent & carries the film, however, it’s long & you keep thinking he’s going to bring you someplace in the film, where something is going to happen & it doesn’t !!
Was this review helpful to you? 
0 people out of 0 found this review helpful
0 Comments...      leave a comment
0.5 out of 10 Pointless
Brian from Clare, 14 Aug 2012
Horrible, pointless film with no ending. Avoid!!
Was this review helpful to you? 
1 people out of 2 found this review helpful
0 Comments...      leave a comment
  

What's it about....
From a screenplay by James Ellroy ("L.A. Confidential") and director Oren Moverman (Oscar-nominated "The Messenger"), comes Rampart. Veteran police officer Dave Brown (Woody Harrelson), dedicated to doing "the people's dirty work" and asserting his own code of justice, is the last of the renegade cops in the LAPD. When he gets caught on tape beating a suspect, he finds himself in a personal and emotional downward spiral as he struggles to take care of his family, and fight...

(read more)






CUSTOMER ALSO RENTED
  • View Bill Hicks - Totally
  • View Seven Mummies
  • View Ghost In The Shell 2 - Innocence (Blu-ray)
  • View Family Guy Series 7
  • View Antwone Fisher
  • View Strangers with Candy
  • View Knocked Up
  • View Ninja Assassin
  • View The Vow (Blu-ray)
  • View 15 Minute Workouts For Dummies
  • View Coffin Rock
  • View The Master (Blu-ray)
  • View Behind The Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon
  • View St. Trinians 2: Legend of Frittons Gold
  • View Injustice (Blu-ray)
  • View Che: Part 2
  • View Blood - The Last Vampire
  • View Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa
  • View Bigfoot - The Unforgettable Encounter
  • View Bad Neighbours (Blu-ray)
  • View Red Cliff
  • View The Killer Inside Me
  • View Glee Season 2 Volume 2
  • View La Belle Noiseuse - Divertimento
  • View Vehicle 19 (Blu-ray)
  • View Tyrannosaur
  • View Play Misty For Me
  • View Tai Chi For Beginners
  • View I Am Legend
  • View Blue Jasmine (Blu-ray)
  • View Lovelace (Blu-ray)
  • View Harry Potter And The Chamber Of Secrets
  • View The Last Horror Movie
  • View Act Of Valour (Blu-ray)
  • View The Son Of No One
  • View The Outlaw
  • View Flight
  • View Breakfast At Tiffanys
  • View Tamara Drewe
  • View A Serious Man (Blu-ray)