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Punisher War Zone limps out of starting gate

by Matthew Price Published: December 8, 2008

Over at Newsarama, Punisher War Zone is reported as the No. 8 movie for the week, opening with just $4 million.   Reviews haven’t been positive, and the film wasn’t screened for critics in Oklahoma. 

For those who saw it: What did you think?

And overall: Has the time for a Punisher film passed?  Is the character too rooted in the 1980s to take hold today? Or is it just waiting for a director and screenwriter with the right approach?

 - Matt Price

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by Matthew Price
Features Editor
Features Editor Matthew Price has worked for The Oklahoman since 2000. He’s a University of Oklahoma graduate who has also worked at the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette and was a Dow Jones Newspaper Fund intern for the Dallas Morning News. He’s...
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