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STAR RATINGS EXPLAINED
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Tragic 1 Star

FILM DETAILS
Certificate PG
Cast
Anthony Mackie
Matthew McConaughey
Matthew Fox
David Strathairn
Ian McShane
Directors
McG
Screenwriters
Cory Helms
Jamie Linden
Running Time
124 minutes

We Are Marshall
Tragedy fails to triumph


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Plot
Based on the 1970 plane crash that killed members of the Marshall University American football team in the States. McConaughey is the coach who tries to pull the surviving members together, and back into a team.


Verdict
Despite a relatively starry cast, this lacklustre effort deserves its straight-to-DVD status.


Reviewed by Helen O'Hara

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