Criminal

Movie review by Jeffrey Anderson, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 17+

Brutally violent sci-fi thriller doesn't make much sense.

R 2016 113 minutes

Parents say

age 17+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 18+

Based on 2 reviews

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age 14+

Interesting and emotional thriller

I didn't expect a movie like this to have a happy ending, but it did! I found this film engaging from start to finish. The characters are interesting, the high-quality cast did a great job (I love Gary Oldman and Gal Gadot), and the plot is pretty compelling. I also think the film was shot very well; there are a lot of beautiful shots of different places in London. The violence is a bit graphic sometimes, but it feels merited given the intense circumstances and the rather psychotic nature of some of the characters. I liked this movie a lot more than I expected it to; it had some touching moments as well as a few scenes I found oddly comedic in their context (the main character gains not only the dead CIA agent's memories but also some of his personality). If you can handle some intense scenes with swearing and violence, I think you'll find that this movie is quite an interesting watch.

This title has:

Great messages
Too much violence
Too much swearing
age 18+

The Best

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