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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Sylvester Stallone
Wesley Snipes
Sandra Bullock
Benjamin Bratt
Nigel Hawthorne
Directors
Marco Brambilla
Screenwriters
Daniel Waters
Robert Reneau
Peter M Lenkov
Running Time
115 minutes

Demolition Man
Supercop and villain are both cryogenically frozen, thawing out in the year 2032


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Plot
A particularly malicious criminal is cryogenically frozen along with a top policeman to keep him under control if ever they are released. Come the year 2032, that's exactly what happens, with Snipes on the rampage and only Stallone with the ability to stop him.


Verdict
This futuristic comedy depends on your opinion of Stallone and his unapologetic popcorn-pleasing action no-brainers. To be fair, this one is one of his better ones, think Rocky I not IV, with its tongue firmly in its cheek with an ironic sense of humour and lots of what Sly does best, kicking ass.


Reviewed by Phillipa Bloom

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