“ This needed more wild personality and insane dialogue, but instead it's an illogical bland plot orchestrated by, surrounded by, and full of morons.
“ Disjointed to the point of incoherence .
“ This is a very good action movie, love the slow mo make all the shootings look sick.
“ John Cusack plays a backseat to Nicholas Cage whose presence is at times displayed in a cagey fashion while Cusack has a role similar to his more engaging one in the action thriller The Prince (2014).
“ The simplest way to put this film is simply slow and dumb.
“ Overall, the film is over the top in its violence and everything is predictable.
“ This movie was decently enjoyable trash for a while.
“ The wig and prothetic nose are absurd, but even in this pile of uninspiring bull of a film, he feels like a low level coke-head out of touch with modern styles and into gold chains and gaudy sunglasses.
“ fairly basic plot but who cares, i totally enjoyed it.
“ Yet it still disappointed, with the slow boring script and the pointless scenes.
“ It's too bad that this movie turned out to be a waste of my time.
“ Stupid because the plot is so childishly contrived and derivative you'd have to be a moron to believe it.
“ Dialogue was trite and contrived.
“ Trust me, it sounds more fascinating than it looks.
“ Slow and dumb .
“ Full of easily recognizable mistakes, plot holes and a whole bunch of cliche' bad guys (Cage) and pretend good guy Cusack).
“ Bland Action That Is Mildly Entertaining .
“ There are perhaps intriguing aspects to this, which manages to keep the film going to a particular standard, there's some dizzying action, with some fresh slow-mo shots, which we haven't seen before like a man being shot by a shotgun in his nether region.
“ Arsenal or southern fury is a surprising adrenaline crime and betrayal film that is much better than you think.
“ Generic and predictable.
“ To be honest it's mostly boring and meaningless.
“ Rivers of Blood Flowing in the Slowest of Motion Resulting in a High-Def Deluge of Jaw-Dropping, Gonzo, Grind-House Movie-Making.
“ Slow mo splatter gore with actors you know .
“ Overall, generic and predictable.
“ Good movie to pass the time (1.5 speed on VLC) Some shots are WAY too long (kid walking in arcade????
“ The final result is a poorly titled, pretentiously boring - frankly silly gangster thriller.
“ there's a lot of little things wrong about this film but in all honesty it was still quite enjoyable.
“But, the film suddenly lurches away from the human and family element into a predictable and excessively violent action picture.
“ Miller's ARSENAL is a mildly entertaining action movie that is one of those films that might be worth watching if you can catch it free on television or perhaps a $1.50 Redbox rental.
“ Dump and uninteresting.
“ One of the worst movies ever.