Charles Bronson reprises his role as vigilante Paul Kersey, who’s back in Los Angeles to take on another scourge: crack dealers. When the daughter of the woman he loves dies after getting a fix, Kersey sets out to sweep the streets of criminals.
This film is not currently playing on MUBI but 30 other great films are. See what’s now showing
Death Wish 4 gets down to business as usual pretty rapidly (despite the sequence culminating in a Luke Skywalker-confronts-himself moment), and its cold efficiency hammers home the series’ fundamental unsavoriness in a new mode.