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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 12
Cast
Kevin Costner
Joe Morton
Ron Rifkin
Linda Hunt
Directors
Tom Shadyac
Screenwriters
Brandon Camp
David Seltzer
Mike Thompson
Running Time
103 minutes

Dragonfly
Costner fails to impress in this psychological thriller


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Plot
A faithless cynic, Joe Darrow is distraught after his doctor wife dies in an accident. However, creepy goings-on at home and spooky messages relayed by his wife's former paediatric patients slowly convince him that somebody is trying to contact him from beyond...


Verdict
To say Costner is superior to the lumpen material he labours with here is to suggest that Michaelangelo might have been slumming it when he scrawled that dick doodle in the gents' bogs at King's Cross. For Christ's sake, Kevin – save yourself!


Reviewed by Colin Kennedy

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