The Death and Life of Bobby Z, also known as Bobby Z and Let's kill Bobby Z, is a 2007 American action film, directed by John Herzfeld, and stars Paul Walker, Laurence Fishburne, Olivia Wilde and Joaquim de Almeida. The film received an R rating by the MPAA for violence, some drug use, language and brief nudity.
The film is based on a 1997 novel of the same name by Don Winslow. The novel was reviewed by several newspapers.
The Death and Life of Bobby Z currently holds a 5.7/10 rating on Internet Movie Database based on 4,288 ratings as of 8 July 2010. It also holds a 40% "rotten" rating on Rotten Tomatoes based on 5 counted reviews as of 8 July 2010. In an interview to the Portuguese channel SIC, Paul Walker called it a "bad movie".