Colombiana a French action thriller is produced by Luc Besson. The plot revolves around a girl who has to see her loved ones die in front of her eyes. She is un

Colombiana Movie Review

Colombiana Movie Review English
Review for the film " Colombiana"
Runtime: 1 Hour 48 Minutes
Certificate: UA
Released: 27-07-2011
Genre: Action
3 / 5.0



Colombiana a French action thriller is produced by Luc Besson Luc Besson is a film director, producer, and scree >> Read More... Luc Besson . The plot revolves around a girl who has to see her loved ones die in front of her eyes. She is unable to forget this hurtful sight and decides to take her revenge when she grows up. This movie portrays Violence, with people dying all over. The concept of the same seems to be great, and it will interest the audience.

Plot: The film shows Amandla Stenberg as Cataleya, when she is just nine years old in Bogota, Columbia, she has to see her whole family die by an outlaw who is a drug lord named Dan Luis Sandoval (Beto Benites). After fifteen years Cataleya ( Zoe Saldana With her undeniable charm, Zoe Saldana has proven >> Read More... Zoe Saldana ) a young & a beautiful Woman who has now become revengeful grows up to kill the mobster who murdered her dear ones. She has now become a dreadful Assassin; her uncle is providing her with contracts.

Every time she has completed the assassination, she leaves a flower called Cattleya, which is a message to her endmost target, Don Luis. James Ross (Lennie James), an FBI agent, eventually understands the technique & the logic behind the other twenty cases. He is vividly able to join the dots between the Colombian Orchids. To known where this heads, watch this movie.

Analysis: A girl oriented film is what this is. A strong minded girl, who is hurt in her childhood, grows up to take her revenge. Olivier Megaton is the producer of this movie. Nathaniel Mechanley composes the music, and Romain Lacourbas is responsible for the cinematography. A rare and a brainstorming moment is observed in the movie, that this assassin only goes on killing bad people, hence which keeps her character quite affirmative. The other renowned films of this well-known French director are Transporter 3 and Taken. It is indeed a very intense story, and there are lots and lots of killings.

Star Performances: Zoe Saldana is an American actress and a dancer. She could play her role well. Her dedication and determination is seen. She has previously acted in famous movies like Avatar. She has also carried the tight, skin-hugging outfits well. The whole film revolves around her and the struggle she goes through.

What’s there?

1. The story is quite deep and meaningful.

2. A girl performing in an action/thriller makes it all the more interesting.

What’s not there?

1. A lot of abuses are prevalent in the movie.

2. The Violence part is a lot.

Verdict: A good thriller with intense violent scenes.