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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 12
Cast
Bruce Willis
Billy Bob Thornton
Cate Blanchett
Troy Garity
Troy Garity
Directors
Barry Levinson
Screenwriters
Harley Peyton
Running Time
123 minutes

Bandits
Solidly entertaining crime caper with Bruce Willis and Billy Bob Thornton.


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Plot
After a daring jailbreak, bank robbers Joe and Terry embark on a crime spree. They smoothly empty a bank vault, but the arrival of housewife Kate to the crew threatens to split them apart.


Verdict
Perfectly acceptable caper movie with Thornton particularly firing on all cylinders. Most of the stealing is from Billy Bob, who pinches whole scenes, but who cares when the lines are so good? You won't feel robbed.


Reviewed by Adam Smith

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