Payback

Street-wise tough guy Porter is betrayed by his wife Lynn and his best friend Val Resnick when they rob a loot of cash and split the money in half, $70,000 each. Val needed all the cash to buy his way into “The Outfit” a gangster organization that runs the city, Porter soon finds his wife has overdosed on heroine and now seeks revenge on Val and anyone who stands in his way. Dealing with drug dealers, prostitutes, gunmen and crooked cops, Porter can only trust his old friend Rosie who now also works for The Outfit. Porter shoots his way up the crime ladder to the very top but all his wants is his $70,000 and he doesn’t care who he has to kill to get it.

Director: Brian Helgeland

Actors: Mel Gibson, Gregg Henry, Maria Bello, Lucy Liu, Deborah Kara Unger, David Paymer, Bill Duke

Year: 1999

Length:101 Minutes

Classification: MA15+ High level violence, Medium level coarse language

Rating:★★★½☆

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