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The Bank Job Reviews

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May 24, 2008
(The Bank job) is just a fresh flick with tons of entertainment and it goes by very quickly.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
May 2, 2008
Bustles along to its central theft, then treads water until (it) can map a proper end game.
| Original Score: 3/4
March 29, 2008
One of the more loopy caper flicks.
Full Review | Original Score: B+
March 26, 2008
The tension builds to a very high level and sustains that level for a long time.
Full Review | Original Score: A
March 26, 2008
Following three theatrical bombs, British actor Jason Statham hits pay dirt with this compelling picture about the famed 1971 Baker Street bank robbery in London.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
March 23, 2008
It's not the best heist flick, but it's fast, gritty, tense and includes a toffee-nosed British politician with a poncy accent putting on pink undies and an S&M collar while being beaten by hookers.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.75/4
March 21, 2008
Per formula, Terry's bad behavior is offset by the worse behavior of his assorted opponents.
March 17, 2008
A tall tale like this one needed to be sprightlier and cheekier; what we get is boring competence.
March 16, 2008
Brimming with satisfying twists and populated with colorful characters, this represents a Job well done.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
March 15, 2008
Whether the story is 'true' or not, it makes for a ripping good yarn...
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
March 14, 2008
Unlike the many heist movies obsessed with high-tech gadgetry and beyond-human stunts, The Bank Job, in more ways than one, gets down and dirty.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
March 13, 2008
True or fake, The Bank Job is a brisk entertainment that doesn't need believability to work.
Full Review | Original Score: 8/10
March 13, 2008
There may not be much to take home from The Bank Job, but it's a solid evening's entertainment, which is not so common these days.
March 13, 2008
This film is full of action and actual suspense. The wit of the story is not always obvious when watching the film, but does come out in retrospect.
Full Review| Original Score: 8/10
March 12, 2008
Knowing that something as outrageous as this could be true does give the film some added spice.
Read More | Original Score: 6/10
March 12, 2008
Executed with machine-like precision, The Bank Job is a ripping good caper with plenty of interesting twists.
Full Review | Original Score: B
March 12, 2008
The sagging heist section so smacks of the ordinary that the overall film never achieves the greatness its individual components promise.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
March 10, 2008
There's a lot going on in 'The Bank Job,' but it always feels light and breezy despite the edgy subject matter.
March 10, 2008
It's captivating, intriguing, and enjoyable throughout.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
March 10, 2008
The film comes out on the upper side of things by managing to avoid blue balls.
Full Review | Original Score: B
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