Den of Thieves
- 2h 20min
- Directed by: Christian Gudegast
- Cast: Gerard Butler, 50 Cent, Pablo Schreiber, O'Shea Jackson Jr., Evan Jones, Dawn Olivieri, Mo McRae, Max Holloway
An elite unit of the LA County Sheriff’s Department crosses paths with the state’s most successful heist crew. There are plenty of twists, and writer-director Gudegast makes a reasonable job of the robbery and shoot-out, but it’s too clearly in thrall to Michael Mann’s Heat, and Butler is no Pacino.
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Den of Thieves29 Jan 2018
Gerard Butler and Pablo Schreiber front a Heat-style crime saga that just about passes muster
Gerard Butler is no Al Pacino. Nor is Den of Thieves the modern-day answer to Heat, as much as it would like to be. This LA-set thriller is clearly in thrall to Michael Mann's epic crime saga and boasts no shortage of gun-play and macho swagger. What it…
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