Superb crime thriller/prison beat-em upper. Vince Vaughn actually does acting again. Final act is awesome and v gory.
A stone cold classic, which still looks amazing on the big screen. Eastwood's laconic performance is tough and occasionally hilarious, and Andrew Robinson is absolutely terrifying as Scorpio. The action scenes are lean and brutal, and the cinematography is ahead of it's time, a lot of establishing shots are actually handheld, giving the film a very gritty "in the moment" feel. Lalo Schifrin's score is absolutely superb and the nihilistic ending is still thought provoking. We watched this at the…