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Velocity Trap

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The most astonishing thing about this routine deep-space thriller — about a disgraced lawman (Gruner), a deserted transport loaded with billions, and a band of interstellar thieves — isn’t the Starship Troopers-style commercials, or accented muscleman Gruner’s ballet exhibition (honest). It’s just how polished even a straight-to-video Die Hard rip-off can look in this CGI-for-the-masses era. C+