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Old 21st April 2018, 12:38 AM
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Did a search and nothing came up for this movie. Was basically wondering how it was? I very much like Besson's The Fifth Element and therefore was wondering if I would also like this fellow Besson sci-fi film. Any input fully appreciated.
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It's bonny to the point of distraction imo. I'll rewatch it but felt the male lead was tainted by his involvement with the excreta that was Chronicle .
She pretty .... bland tbh.
But will revisit!!
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Finally saw this. Enjoyable enough first time around but I decided to sell it back to Cex as I didn't personally see much replay value. Dehaan was a bit miscast imo, it was difficult to see him as either a lady's man or a tough guy. Rihanna was surprisingly good.
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I found the chemistry really lacking between the 2 leads which ultimately affected the replay value as you say. It looked pretty though and the story was interesting.
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Yeah, spot on about the lack of chemistry. Besson's casting decisions were a bit iffy here. Surprising because The 5th Element was cast extremely well. btw I've been told that this was the most expensive independent film ever made!
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