Create Game Lists on MeltedJoystick.com
FilmCrave home
   Movies  Members
Search +
Searching... Close  
Are you sure you want to delete this comment?
  
 
  Login Using Facebook
Twitter
 
 
 

Colombiana (2011) Movie Information

Your Rating:
   
DVD  Blu-ray
view all merchandise
        Play Trailer    Write Review +  Request correction + Add to List: Add to movie list 

Overall Rank:

2742

Avg. Rating:

2.68/4

# of Ratings:

101

Genres:

Action, Drama

Rating:

PG-13

Language:

English

Theater Date:

08/26/2011

DVD Release:

12/20/2011

Director:

Olivier Megaton

Actors:

Zoe Saldana
Graham McTavish
Callum Blue
Michael Vartan
Jordi Mollà
Lennie James

 

 

 

 

Like Movie:

Plot Outline:

After witnessing her parents murder as a young child, Bogota resident Cataleya Restrepo's life is changed and she grows up to be an assassin. While she takes jobs from her uncle by day, at night she works as a vigilante, with the ultimate goal of tracking down, and killing, the people responsible for her parents' death. -- Chris Kavan

Related Movie Lists

2011 by Ryan Movies I want to see by E.H.
Top Movie List by Ben 2011 Rated & Ranked by Chris Kavan
2011 by Randall movies of 2011 by skater4159
Top Movie List by Robyn Top Action by Rod
rated pg-13 by Brianna Movies Owned by Quan

Quick Movie Reviews

Matthew Brady 04/10/2014 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

Rating of
2.5/4 

In the action film Colombiana, Zoe Saldana plays Cataleya, a young woman who has grown up to be an assassin after witnessing the murder of her parents as a child. Turning herself into a professional killer and working for her uncle, she remains focused on her ultimate goal: to hunt down and get revenge on the mobster responsible for her parents' deaths. This movie was directed by the worst action director that you will ever see in your life, because the action at parts was all over the place but Zoe Saldana was good in the movie.

Write comment +View all reviews + Was this review helpful? Yes   No
 
 

Chris Kavan 01/29/2013 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

Rating of
2/4 

Zoe Saldana has some action chops, but the film is simply hampered by a PG-13 rating. For a movie this violent, it feels a bit... weak. Plus the whole revenge thing has been done ad nausea before. Still, for an action fix, it does the trick, just don't expect it to stick with you.

Write comment +View all reviews + Was this review helpful? Yes   No
 
 

Ean Vali 11/29/2012 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

Rating of
2.5/4 

Little colombian girl takes revenge when she is grownup. Nice movie. Bit predictable

Write comment +View all reviews + Was this review helpful? Yes   No
 
 

Ammar 09/03/2012 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

Rating of
4/4 

i watched this movie 20 times and i still love every second of it

Write comment +View all reviews + Was this review helpful? Yes   No
 

Full Movie Reviews

  Yojimbo
Yojimbo
Movie God
 

04/23/2013 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

"Colombiana" by Yojimbo

The young daughter of a cartel enforcer is orphaned when her parents are murdered by his former boss and seeks sanctuary in the US where she grows to become an assassin sworn to avenge them. Luc Besson rehashes the formula of Nikita in this flashy but generic action thriller in his trademark style. He is joined by his co-writer of Taken and it shares the rather humourless approach, but the addition of some mainstream audience pleasing sentimentality in the form of a romantic interest and murdered family means it is rather less edgy and offbeat. Thanks to some glossy and well engineered set pieces, one of which is clearly influenced by Besson's classic Leon, Colombiana is always entertaining but it lacks the imagination and invention of his best films. Not bad at all, but it's not quite as...

Rating of
2.5/4 

read more +
 
Write comment +View all reviews + Was this review helpful? Yes   No
 
 
  MovieAddict
MovieAddict
Producer
 

02/23/2012 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

Zoe Kicks Some Serious Butt!

COLUMBIANA tells the story of 9 year old Cataleya, who after witnessing the cold-blooded murder of her parents by a rival drug cartel boss vows to reap revenge on their killers. She takes refuge with her uncle in California and asks him to "educate" her in the ways of the mob. Flash forward 15 years later and Cataleya is a full blown assassin, working as a hit woman during the day and seeking out her parents’ killers by night. When Cataleya isn't dodging the bad guys, she must keep a step ahead of a tenacious FBI agent, Ross (Lennie James) who starts to notice a pattern in the murders.

Through a series of innovative disguises and escapes Cataleya continues to murder, falls in love with artist Danny (MIchael Vartan), Of course Danny has no clue about her line of work, until he exposes ...

Rating of
2/4 

read more +
 
Write comment +View all reviews + Was this review helpful? Yes   No
 
 
 
Log In
 Login with Facebook
For members wanting to use FB to login, click here
remember me  
 
 
What Members Are Doing
Comments about...
New Movie Reviews
New Movie Lists
Movies I've Watched by Muskurana
all aboard! by Mark
Unremarkable by Shelley
Top Movie List by SIngli6
Movies I Want To See by Rod
2010 by Ryan
Movies: Comedy by thenovaisover
2014 best movies in order by smeagol

 

 

 

Contact FilmCrave Public Relations FilmCrave Friends    

Advertise and Business

Developer API

Contact Us

Jobs

About us

SiteMap

 

Support FilmCrave

FAQ and Help

News and Press

Terms of Use

Privacy

MeltedJoystick.com

Hitfix.com

GQTI.com

Hangar1.com

TrailerAddict.com

OVGuide.com

Digitaldreamdoor.com