|Directed by||Gary Fleder|
|Produced by||Avi Lerner
Kevin King Templeton
|Screenplay by||Sylvester Stallone|
by Chuck Logan
|Music by||Mark Isham|
|Cinematography||Theo van de Sande|
|Editing by||Padraic McKinley|
|Distributed by||Open Road Films|
|Running time||100 minutes|
Homefront is a 2013 American action thriller film directed by Gary Fleder and released nationwide in theaters on November 27. Based on Chuck Logan's novel of the same name and adapted into a screenplay by Sylvester Stallone, the film stars Jason Statham, James Franco, Winona Ryder, and Kate Bosworth. Filming began on October 1, 2012 in New Orleans. In July 2013, the MPAA rated the film as R rating for strong violence, pervasive language, drug content and brief sexuality.
DEA agent and ex soldier Phil Broker (Jason Statham) sees his quiet family life turned upside down when his path crosses with a band of drug traffickers, led by Gator (James Franco), a meth kingpin.
- Jason Statham as Phil Broker
- James Franco as Morgan "Gator" Bodine
- Winona Ryder as Sheryl Mott
- Kate Bosworth as Cassie Bodine
- Chuck Zito as Danny T
- Frank Grillo as Cyrus Hanks
- Rachelle Lefevre as Susan Hatch
- Clancy Brown as Sheriff Keith Rodrigue
- Christa Campbell as Lydia
- Stuart Greer as Lewis
- Omar Benson Miller as Tito
- Izabela Vidovic as Maddy
Homefront has received mixed to negative reviews from critics. On Rotten Tomatoes, the film holds a 42% rating, with an average score of 4.8/10, based on 100 reviews. The site's consensus states: "While it boasts a capable cast, the disappointingly dull Homefront hearkens back to classic action thrillers without adding anything to the genre." On Metacritic, which assigns a normalized rating out of 100 based on reviews from mainstream critics, the film has a score of 39 based on 35 reviews, considered to be "generally unfavorable reviews".
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