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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Dwayne Johnson
Karl Urban
Wesley Strick
Rosamund Pike
Richard Brake
Dexter Fletcher
Ben Daniels
Directors
Andrzej Bartkowiak
Screenwriters
Dave Callaham
Running Time
105 minutes

Doom
The legendary game gets the big screen treatment.


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Plot
2046. Scientists on Mars unleash an ancient force that transforms a percentage of people in the vicinity into super-strong, very dangerous monsters. A team of heavily armed, kick-ass soldiers and a female “forensic archaeologist” venture into tunnels to fight the monsters, trying to stamp out the infection before it gets to Earth.


Verdict
Not quite as dreadful as Resident Evil: Apocalypse, but that’s hardly a major achievement. At this rate, major motion pictures based on Donkey Kong, Pac-Man and Minesweeper must be on the point of getting Hollywood greenlights…


Reviewed by Kim Newman

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