Haywire, 2012 – ★★★


This is Gina Carano’s film. The big names – McGregor, Paxton, Douglas, Banderas, Fassbender – are given very little to do.

The fight scenes feel authentic but there doesn’t seem to be much fluency between them and those progressing the plot; a sign perhaps that Soderbergh’s style isn’t suited to an action film like this.

Vía Letterboxd – ekcragg http://app1.srv.letterboxd.com/ekcragg/film/haywire/

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