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Wanted

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Angelina Jolie, Wanted

Wanted

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
runtime:
108 minutes
Wide Release Date:
06/27/08
performer:
Morgan Freeman, James McAvoy, Angelina Jolie
director:
Timur Bekmambetov
author:
Michael Brandt, Derek Haas
genre:
ActionAdventure

We gave it a C

Wes (McAvoy) despises his office-drone life in Wanted. Thankfully, he’s really the son of history’s greatest marksman, and foxy assassin Jolie offers to help him perfect his genetic gifts (he can shoot the wings off flies!). Otherwise, Wes would die of the same boredom inflicted by this two-disc set (the EXTRAS comprise one short extended scene and two rote featurettes on the stunts and effects). And we wouldn’t want that. C