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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Keanu Reeves
Rachel Weisz
Peter Stormare
Djimon Hounsou
Gavin Rossdale
Tilda Swinton
Directors
Francis Lawrence
Screenwriters
Frank A Cappello
Running Time
121 minutes

Constantine
Keanu Reeves is netherworld-weary demon-slayer John Constantine


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Plot
John Constantine (Reeves) is a man gifted – or rather cursed – with the ability to see the "half-breed" demons and angels that walk the Earth. More interested in exorcising demons, he's reluctant to help police detective Angela (Weisz) investigate the suicide of her sister, but when full-on demons start fighting their way into our plane, he reconsiders.


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While lacking the richness of its source material, it remains an enjoyable, immoral and sometimes beautifully Gothic tale.


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