Avengement.While on a prison furlough, a lowly criminal evades his guards and returns to his old stomping ground to take revenge on the people who turned him into a cold blooded killer.
While released on furlough from prison, a lowly criminal evades his guards and returns to his old haunts to take revenge on the people that made him a cold-hearted killer. It’s an epic, bloody battle to search for the soul he lost years ago on the streets of an unforgiving city.
On review aggregator website Rotten Tomatoes, the film holds an approval rating of 90% based on 10 reviews, with an average rating of 7.06/10.
Noel Murray of the Los Angeles Times gave the film a positive review and stated “Avengement is Adkins-Johnson’s best film yet: a clever reinvention of their formula, which puts all the usual bone-crunching into a more mythic context.” Entertainment Weekly’s Chris Nashawaty scored the film a B, and said “If you like watching an endless string of prison brawls and pub fights connected by the thinnest of narrative threads, then you’ll be in heaven.”