Review: 'The Last Stand' Heralds The Return Of Arnold Schwarzenegger In A Big, Brash & Ultimately Overlong Slog | The Playlist
This is the kind of action film you've seen before done better, and while the technological aspects may be more polished than most, the theatrical experience still feels considerably small-screen. As a comeback vehicle, it's got just enough gumption to make it across the finish line but it certainly doesn't come roaring out of the gate. With a less iconic actor, this would be a toned-down VOD entry, but with Arnie earning top billing, well, expectations come with that, and "The Last Stand" delivers -- up to a point. Keep those expectations reasonable and try not to be disappointed. [C+]
Probably going to see this on Sunday.
Retrospective: The Films Of 'The Last Stand' Director Kim Jee-Woon | The Playlist
This is why.