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Centurion

CenturionDirector Neil Marshall has made some good films (The Descent, Dog Soldiers), but he won't make anyone forget Gladiator with the...CenturionAction/Adventure, DramaPT97MRDirector Neil Marshall has made some good films (The Descent, Dog Soldiers), but he won't make anyone forget Gladiator with the...2010-09-01David MorrisseyDominic WestDavid Morrissey, Dominic WestMagnet
Centurion | SHE-WOLF Olga Kurylenko hunts Romans in Centurion

SHE-WOLF Olga Kurylenko hunts Romans in Centurion

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Centurion

Genre: Action/Adventure, Drama; Starring: Michael Fassbender, Olga Kurylenko, David Morrissey, Dominic West; Director: Neil Marshall; Author: Neil Marshall; Release Date Wide: 08/27/2010; Status: In Season; Runtime (in minutes): 97; MPAA Rating: R; Distributor: Magnet

Director Neil Marshall has made some good films (The Descent, Dog Soldiers), but he won’t make anyone forget Gladiator with the sword-and-sandal gorefest Centurion. Inglourious Basterds’ Michael Fassbender plays a scrappy Roman soldier leading the remnants of the slaughtered Ninth Legion against the savage, face-painted Picts tribe led by badass Bond babe Olga Kurylenko. The plot’s pretty thin — even for a gladiator movie. Fortunately, when it comes to crunchy impalings and messy arterial geysers, Marshall’s a maestro. B

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