Hollywood Reporter - 07/26/2011
"[T]here are guilty pleasures to be had in this frenzied B starring Zoe Saldana, who gives an acrobatic performance..."
Movieline - 08/26/2011
"Along with a spectacularly physical performance by Saldana, COLOMBIANA features some of the best frame-for-frame shots you will see this year."
USA Today - 08/26/2011
"Saldana is in top form for the acrobatics required in the role, and she makes the gritty determination of her character believable."
Los Angeles Times - 08/26/2011
"[A] scandalous blend of action, sex and violence..."
Total Film - 10/01/2011 3 stars out of 5 -- "COLOMBIANA is chiefly designed around the pleasures of watching Saldana waste scores of leering goons with roundhouse kicks and massive weaponry, all while looking fabulous..."
A woman becomes a professional killer in order to seek revenge against the ruthless gangster who murdered her parents in this action thriller from director Olivier Megaton and writer/producer Luc Besson. As a young girl, Cataleya (Zoe Saldana) saw her parents killed in cold blood. Now Cataleya is all grown up, and she's determined to settle the score. Going to work for her uncle, Cataleya methodically begins working her way up through the criminal underworld, taking out every criminal in her path on an obsessive quest to bury the man who single-handedly destroyed her life.