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The International

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Clive Owen, Naomi Watts, ...
Jay Maidment

The International

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
runtime:
116 minutes
Wide Release Date:
02/13/09
performer:
Clive Owen, Naomi Watts, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Brian F. O'Byrne
director:
Tom Tykwer
distributor:
Columbia Pictures
author:
Eric Singer
genre:
Mystery and Thriller

We gave it a B

A badass Clive Owen teams up with a miscast Naomi Watts to take down an international arms-dealing bank ?run by Eurobaddies in bespoke suits. The International aims for Parallax View-style ’70s paranoia, but falls a bit short, except for one jaw-dropping, 10-minute shoot-out scene at NYC’s Guggenheim Museum that’s broken down on the fine EXTRAS. B

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