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STAR RATINGS EXPLAINED
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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Cameron Diaz
Drew Barrymore
Lucy Liu
Bill Murray
Kelly Lynch
Sam Rockwell
John Forsythe
Directors
McG
Screenwriters
Ryan Rowe
Ed Solomon
John August
Running Time
90 minutes

Charlie's Angels
Slick, shiny and packed full of glittery action


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Plot
TV's favourite female crimefighters are assigned to a kidnapping case, and soon find themselves caught up in a complex web of mystery and intrigue which threatens their own boss, the elusive Charlie. Can nutty Natalie, daring Dylan and ass-kicking Alex save the day? No prizes for guessing...


Verdict
It’s not unwatchable, and those who just fancy gawping at the gals won’t be let down. However, TV-to-film translations need either originality or a degree of spectacle to succeed, and while Charlie’s Angels strives for both, it ultimately achieves neither.


Reviewed by Caroline Westbrook

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