POSTERS

Preview: The Samaritan (2012)

Synopsis:

An ex-con tries to lead a quiet, legal life, but is drawn back into the world of grifting in an effort to pay back a debt to the son of the partner he killed.

  • Poster: D+

Review:

Someone needs to tell this poster's designers that this motif went out of fashion two years ago.

  • Trailer: B

Review:

As much as Samuel L. Jackson has been grating on my nerves recently, this twisty, noirish crime thriller looks like it could be worth a few good minutes of derivative entertainment.

Oscar Prospects:

None.

Release Date:

  • May 18, 2012