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History of Violence, A (2005)

R 96 minutes

Directed by David Cronenberg
Written by John Wagner, Vince Locke, Josh Olson

  Viggo Mortensen
  Maria Bello
  Ed Harris
  William Hurt
  Ashton Holmes

Crime, Drama, Suspense

Synopsis: A thriller from director David Cronenberg, A History of Violence stars Viggo Mortensen as a pillar of a small town community who runs a diner and lives a happy and quiet life with his wife (Maria Bello) and two children. But their lives are forever changed when Mortensen thwarts an attempted robbery and is lauded as a hero by the media, attracting the attention of some mobsters (William Hurt and Ed Harris) who believe he is someone else. -- New Line Cinema

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AuthorDate SmartsPopcornCRD
Ryan 11 Oct 2005 96 88 918
Evan 12 Oct 2005 78 73 755
Slash 18 Oct 2005 90 83 867
Wallace 07 Nov 2005 77 64 7013
Black Sheep 03 Apr 2006 95 88 917
Average: (6 Reviews) 88 80 847


Smarts Average:88%
Popcorn Average:80%
Combined Average:84%  Margin of Error:+/- 8%
Number of Reviews:6  Consensus:5 out of 6
Confidence:92%  Verdict:Smart Popcorn


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