Punisher: War Zone (2008)

Punisher: War Zone

Punisher: War Zone (2008)

rated-r-white  | 103 minutes

Vengeance has a name.

Frank Castle, aka The Punisher (Ray Stevenson), turns the streets of New York City red as he wages a one man war against the crime syndicate responsible for the death of his wife and two kids. Aided by his trusted sidekick, Microchip (Wayne Knight), he almost kills Billy Russoti (Dominic West) and leaves him horribly disfigured. Billy renames himself Jigsaw and with the help of his crazed brother Loony Bin Jim, recruits criminals from every corner of the city to do battle with Frank.

Directed by Lexi Alexander

Based on the Marvel comic book character.

Frank Castle
Paul Budiansky
Loony Bin Jim
Martin Soap

MPAA Rated R Restricted for pervasive strong brutal violence, language and some drug use


Punisher: War Zone was released on December 5, 2008 and spent a total of three weeks (21 days) in theaters.

Production Budget
Estimated Budget $35 million
Box Office Revenue
Domestic Box Office
International Box Office
Worldwide Box Office $10,100,036

A Lionsgate presentation in association with Marvel Studios of a Lionsgate / Valhalla Motion Pictures / MHF Zweite Academy Film production in association with SGF Entertainment Inc.

Ray StevensonRay Stevenson was born May 25, 1964 in Lisburn, Northern Ireland. He is known for his roles in Thor (2011), The Book of Eli (2010) and Divergent (2014).
Dominic WestDominic West was born October 15, 1969 in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England. He is known for his roles in The Wire (TV series), 300 (2006) and Chicago (2002).
Julie BenzJulie Benz was born May 1, 1972 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She is known for her roles in Dexter (TV series), Rambo (2008) and Defiance (TV series).
Colin SalmonColin Salmon was born December 6, 1962 in Luton, Bedfordshire, England. He is known for his roles in The Bank Job (2008), Resident Evil (2002) and Tomorrow Never Dies (1997).
Doug HutchisonDoug Hutchison was born May 26, 1960 in Dover, Delaware. He is known for his roles in The Green Mile (1999), Lost (TV series) and I Am Sam (2001).
Dash MihokDash Mihok was born May 24, 1974 in New York City, New York. He is known for his roles in The Thin Red Line (1998), Silver Linings Playbook (2013) and I Am Legend (2007).
Wayne KnightWayne Knight was born August 7, 1955 in Cartersville, Georgia. He is known for his roles in Seinfeld (TV series), Jurassic Park (1993) and 3rd Rock from the Sun (TV series).