The system failed. She won’t.

DIRECTED BY: Pierre Morel
WRITTEN BY: Chad St. John
STARRING: Jennifer Garner, John Gallagher Jr, Juan Pablo Raba

SYNOPSIS:Five years after her husband and daughter are killed in a senseless act of violence, a woman comes back from self-imposed exile to seek revenge against those responsible and the system that let them go free. (IMDB)



Peppermint is a by-the-books vigilante action thriller that finds itself saved by some motherly love. While the story is safe and predictable, filled with old, offensive archetypes and tropes, the commanding presence of Jennifer Garner and the brutal action sequences make this a satisfying revenge tale.

★★★★★★★☆☆☆ 7/10 – Consider

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