Fire With Fire

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5.61 h 37 min2012X-RayR
A fireman takes an unexpected course of action when a man whom he's been ordered to testify against, after being held up at a local convenient store, threatens him.
Directors
David Barrett
Starring
Bruce WillisJosh DuhamelRosario Dawson
Genres
SuspenseDramaAction
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English [CC]
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English
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Supporting actors
Curtis "50 Cent" JacksonVincent D'Onofrio
Producers
Randall EmmettCurtis JacksonMatthew RhodesAndrew DeaneGeorge Furla
Studio
Lionsgate
Rating
R (Restricted)
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Alcohol usefoul languagesexual contentviolence
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4.3 out of 5 stars

918 global ratings

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  2. 15% of reviews have 4 stars
  3. 9% of reviews have 3 stars
  4. 4% of reviews have 2 stars
  5. 5% of reviews have 1 stars
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The Casual ReviewReviewed in the United States on January 1, 2020
4.0 out of 5 stars
Bruce Willis is a smart man
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Bruce still gets the occasional big role like the hit Glass from 2019 but it seems like Mr. Willis is up to something else. I've noticed several movies on Prime with Willis listed as the first name or among the first giving the impression he is the star of the film or at least has a significant role. However, in these movies Willis is playing some type of law enforcement but the role is minor and is just in a support role for the main good guy of the movie. I'm guessing he gets a very nice payday for no more than a few days of work and selling the movie as a Bruce Willis movie. Not hating, good on him.

The movie is a pretty decent action flick of good guy trying to get revenge against evil guy. Nothing ground breaking but if you like these kind of movies you will probably like this one. Just don't go into it thinking it is a Bruce Willis movie as your reason for watching.
13 people found this helpful
ReviewReviewed in the United States on December 10, 2019
3.0 out of 5 stars
Would Have Been Much Better Without the Cheesy Love Affair
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'Fire with Fire' works in many ways good except for one; the romance between Coleman and Durham just gets in the way and takes up way too much time out of the main story. This film could have worked out a lot better without so much emphasis on Talia Durham, or at least the character might have been conceived as much more of a badass. But yes to the politics of the film. If a repeat offender violent criminal deserves justice but none can be had via the usual legal channels, then their victims are justified in taking matters into their hands, although this course of actions is certainly not without its perils as it diminishes the value of the all-important law and justice.
7 people found this helpful
Bruce WinningReviewed in the United States on November 22, 2019
5.0 out of 5 stars
firemen have some special investigative tricks
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Off the bat I liked the 5.1 before even starting. Then I liked the 16:9 fullscreen video. I like the action and violence. As expected there is fire and explosions. I like the shooting. I like the punching and kicking. I like the fast moving car with subsequent explosion.
I got an email with four movie recommendations. All were what I like. I have the other three in my Blu-ray library. Wish there was a way to let Amazon know that I own these.
I was upset to see that WATCH NEXT was absent from my Sony Amazon app yesterday but it showed up today and this fired up movie was the one to watch next. yay
3 people found this helpful
JeffReviewed in the United States on August 25, 2020
1.0 out of 5 stars
Didn't take long to see the lefty political BS
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Just get to the first 10 min. Bad guys always the same, good guys too. In real life, REAL stats tells us who does most of the damage. I'm sick of political correctness ruining my sports and movies. Turned it off after10 min.
4 people found this helpful
errin spellingReviewed in the United States on February 1, 2020
3.0 out of 5 stars
To literally fight fire with fire
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This movie could have been a lot better, with these wonderful actors.It isn't as good as Law and Order ,or Las Vegas or Die Hard. The second movie , I have seen lately where D'Onofrio plays a psychopath. Why? Why would you do this. Scared me half to death. They don't come more evil. This is an action adventure, love story, witness protection, good guy , bad guy movie. It's very dark as in without color, also. You don't teach someone to shoot and then, he all of a sudden, can kill everyone with one shot right between the eyes. That part is not believable.
JesReviewed in the United States on April 17, 2019
5.0 out of 5 stars
very good
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I enjoyed the story. It has an interesting plot and plenty of action. The main character was determined to take down the bad guy even when it meant to get down in the dirt and seek help to obtain what he needed to take down the chief villain's organization. He showed determination to triumph in the end. There were a number of plot twists to keep the story interesting on the way to the HEA ending.
One person found this helpful
Listen To MeReviewed in the United States on August 2, 2020
2.0 out of 5 stars
Wasn't Bad
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The movie wasn't bad, but it wasn't altogether good. I can understand straight to DVD, but it still is somewhat unbelievable considering this movie had a pretty good cast. Typical genre movies (spoiler alert). Working man sees a murder, police can't get the villain, and police needs witness to testify. Things go south in protection, witness falls in love. He would do anything for love. Witness beats up all the bad guys. Not bad for a days work for a working man to kill a gang of hardened criminals. Corny in spots, but watchable.
Amazon CustomerReviewed in the United States on February 2, 2021
1.0 out of 5 stars
Worst acting / script / direction
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Wow, how can world class actors like Bruce Willis [Die Hard Series], Vincent D'Onofrio [Full Metal Jacket] and new comer Josh Duhamel -- come out with such utter crap? Answer: script written by 3-year old, direction by Walmart door greeter [no offense to Walmart staff], production by high school drama class, and executive producers from farmer's market. This is the sort of film that students should study -- WHAT NOT TO DO.

Back in the old days of Blockbuster Video this would never have made it off the cutting room floor 'cause the plastic VHS cassettes and magnetic tape were worth more than the entire budget for this garbage.
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