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FILM DETAILS
Certificate TBC
Cast
Christopher Mintz-Plasse
Chloe Moretz
Nicolas Cage
Aaron Johnson
Mark Strong
Directors
Matthew Vaughn
Screenwriters
Jane Goldman
Matthew Vaughn
Running Time
106 minutes

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Plot
Hapless teen Dave Lizewski (Johnson) decides to man up and fight crime as a costumed vigilante, Kick-Ass. After first becoming an internet phenomenon, he quickly bites off more than he can chew when he falls foul of a ruthless mobster, but two genuine superheroes, Big Daddy (Cage) and his daughter, Hit-Girl (Moretz), may hold the key to salvation. And kicking ass.


Verdict
A ridiculously entertaining, perfectly paced, ultra-violent cinematic rush that kicks the places other movies struggle to reach.


Reviewed by Chris Hewitt

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