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FILM DETAILS
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Cast
Mark Wahlberg
Charlize Theron
Jason Statham
Seth Green
Mos Def
Directors
F Gary Gray
Screenwriters
David Twohy
Running Time
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The Brazilian Job


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Plot
The crack burglars from the first film reunite to pull off another large-scale heist - this time in sunny Rio De Janeiro.


Verdict
We rather liked the first one, which was one of the few remakes that actually deserves the title "reimagining". Having said that, the first was driven by the revenge story as much as the heist. This one will need as great an impetus to make it work. And we're very worried by any suggestion that the Minis be replaced.


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