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Killer Elite

2 Ratings: -1.0
A movie directed by Gary McKendry

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Director: Gary McKendry
Genre: Action, Thriller
Release Date: 23 September 2011 (USA)
2 reviews about Killer Elite
review by . September 24, 2011
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Based On The Book That Sparked Controversy?
Based on a true story. A lot of movies seem to use this term very loosely. To make things clear, director Gary McKendry’s “Killer Elite” is based on the 1991 book entitled “The Feather Men” written by Sir Ranulph Fiennes. Its claims as factual have been denied by governments and has sparked controversies. Fiennes did say that it would be up to the reader to decide if it was fact or if it was fiction. But I guess “Killer Elite” won’t be helping in its …
review by . March 01, 2012
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* out of ****    Direction is not the problem in first-timer Gary McKendry's "Killer Elite" (which has nothing to do with the Sam Peckinpah film of the same name). No, the trouble is ultimately, to the very core, with the writing. An action film intent on relying on narrative and characters instead of non-stop action set pieces; alas, the film has plenty of style in the action, but close to none in the scripting. The man who penned this train-wreck goes by the name of Matt Sherring. …
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