Tale of grim revenge in Eli Roth’s ‘Death Wish’
ššš DEATH WISH. Directed by: Eli Roth. Starring: Bruce Willis, Vincent D’Onofrio, Dean Norris, Kimberly Elise and Mike Epps. Showing at: Baywest, Boardwalk and Hemingways. SURGEON Paul Kersey lives with his wife and teenage daughter and works at a local hospital in Chicago in the US in this remake of a ’70s classic.
One night, while Paul is working, thugs break into his house, shoot his wife dead and attempt to rape his daughter before beating her into a coma.
Paul is shattered by the incident and hopes the law will take its course. But, when weeks pass without any leads on his wife’s murder, he decides to takes matters into his own hands and makes unusual strides in securing some form of justice for his family.
The public begins to wonder if the deadly avenger is a guardian angel or the Grim Reaper itself.