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Overview - Mel Gibson is Porter, a ruthless criminal, who is gunned down by his wife and friend after they rob an Asian gang. When Porter survives the attack, he makes it his mission to exact revenge on his friend, who has used the robbery money to buy his way into a powerful syndicate.  Read more...

 

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Overview

Mel Gibson is Porter, a ruthless criminal, who is gunned down by his wife and friend after they rob an Asian gang. When Porter survives the attack, he makes it his mission to exact revenge on his friend, who has used the robbery money to buy his way into a powerful syndicate. Added to the mix are crooked police officers, members of the syndicate, and the Asian gang, who are out for a bit of revenge themselves. Based on the series of novels by Donald E. Westlake, which were translated to the screen previously in John Boorman's POINT BLANK (1967).

Cast List

Mel Gibson - Australian-Raised Actor-Director
Mel Columcille Gerard Gibson - Australian-Raised Actor-Director
William Devane - American Actor
Gregg Henry - Actor/"Raising Cain"
Terry Hayes - Australian Screenwriter
Richard Hoover - Production designer
Kris Kristofferson - Singer/Composer/Actor
Kris Karson - Singer/Composer/Actor
Maria Bello - American actress, A HISTORY OF VIOLENCE
Brian Helgeland
Kevin Stitt
Troy Sizemore - Art Director
Donald E. Westlake - American Novelist/Screenwriter
Richard Stark - American Novelist/Screenwriter
Bill Duke - American Actor/Director
Ericson Core - Director Of Photography
Ha Nguyen - Costume Designer/Female
Deborah Kara Unger - Canadian Actress
Deborah Unger - Canadian Actress
James Coburn - American actor, THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN/AFFLICTION
David Paymer - American Supporting Actor
Bruce Davey - Producer/"Forever Young"
Chris Boardman - AMERICAN COMPOSER

 
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Movies > Action/Adventure

Related Keywords:
Thriller
Theatrical Release
Crime
Revenge

 
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Reviews:
"...[PAYBACK] carries a low-down, vicious charge..." - 03/12/1999 Entertainment Weekly, p.45


"...[With] a grittily compelling performance from Gibson..." - 04/01/1999 Box Office, p.237


"...This movie has it all..." - 02/05/1999 USA Today, p.11E


"...Gibson has a whimsical charm..." - 02/05/1999 Chicago Sun-Times, p.31


"[A] satisfyingly uncompromising neo-noir, a fine valentine to the era of Siegel's CHARLEY VARRICK and Friedkin's THE FRENCH C ONNECTION." - 08/01/2007 Sight and Sound, p.89

 
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