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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 12A
Cast
Columbus Short
Matt Dillon
Laurence Fishburne
Jean Reno
Skeet Ulrich
Amaury Nolasco
Directors
Nimrod Antal
Screenwriters
Running Time
87 minutes

Armored
Matt Dillon and Laurence Fishburne in old school crime caper.


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Plot
A new recruit at an armored truck company falls into the hands of his nasty work-mates, who coerce him into stealing a truck containing over 40 million dollars. The plan seems to come off with aplomb, until the bickering starts, and threatens to ruin everything, whilst putting them in dire jeopardy.


Verdict
Whilst applauding the old school ambitions of this classic style of crime caper, there's not enough quality in plot, script or character to make it hold together.


Reviewed by Simon Brand

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