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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 12a
Cast
Jackie Chan
Owen Wilson
Fann Wong
Aidan Gillen
Directors
David Dobkin
Screenwriters
Miles Millar
Alfred Gough
Running Time
114 minutes

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Plot
1887. Former outlaws Chon Wang and Roy O’Bannon are reunited after Wang’s father is killed in China by Lord Rathbone, an English peer who is tenth in line to the British throne. With revenge in his heart, Wang travels with Roy to London to put a stop to Rathbone’s dastardly ways - with his kid sister in tow.


Verdict
Wilson and Chan - this generation’s Hope and Crosby? Okay, maybe not, but they certainly transcend decent material to make a film that is easily the equal of the original.


Reviewed by Chris Hewitt

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