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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 12A
Cast
Liam Neeson
Bradley Cooper
Quinton Jackson
Sharlto Copley
Jessica Biel
Brian Bloom
Directors
Joe Carnahan
Screenwriters
Running Time
119 minutes

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Plot
Army rangers Hannibal (Neeson), Face (Cooper), B. A. (Jackson) and Murdoch (Copley) are a badass Special Ops team until they’re stitched up and jailed. Can they escape, find stolen US Mint plates and capture sleazeball Pike (Bloom) in under two hours?


Verdict
An energetic escape from Development Hell: suitably OTT, often fun and always loud. The villainy is underpowered, the plot a mess, but Cooper and Copley impress. We, er, quite like it when a plan comes together.


Reviewed by Nev Pierce

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