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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Al Pacino
Robert De Niro
Carla Gugino
John Leguizamo
Curtis Jackson
Donnie Wahlberg
Brian Dennehy
Directors
Jon Avnet
Screenwriters
Russell Gewirtz
Running Time
101 minutes

Righteous Kill
De Niro and Pacino back together — but where’s the heat?


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Righteous Kill

Plot
Long-time partners Turk (De Niro) and Rooster (Pacino) begin an investigation into a serial killer who’s targeting scumbags. But as the evidence begins to mount up, it becomes clear that the killer is not only a cop, but might be closer to home than anyone realises…


Verdict
It’s a sad indictment of the lack of good scripts out there with lead roles for senior citizens that Al and Bobby had to spoil their scorecard with this workaday nonsense.


Reviewed by Chris Hewitt

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