Code Name: Geronimo Reviews

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February 6, 2019
Attempts to capture the nail-biting tension of those fateful events last May, but with precious little style or panache.
September 1, 2017
It wants to be Bourne meets 24, but falls way short of its mark.
December 16, 2012
Triumphalism is avoided, but the Seals' macho talk and a brutal fight between the two competitors for leadership of the assault team strike a false note.
December 13, 2012
Code Name: Geronimo is a film whose defects are entirely balanced by its positive aspects.
December 13, 2012
As a thriller, it is cack-handed and boring, and as a drama it is badly acted and utterly incurious about what it was really like to be one of the soldiers who took part - relying abjectly on cliches.
December 13, 2012
In the cinema it feels promoted beyond its capabilities.
December 13, 2012
The film like the operation is efficient, well-co-ordinated, dead-eyed.
December 13, 2012
A serviceable action thriller elevated by the presence of William Fichtner as a CIA agent leading the manhunt.
December 12, 2012
It's a workmanlike account of events that acted as a sort of universal closure for a gung-ho America which convinced itself that you really could wage a war against terrorism.
December 6, 2012
The lead-up is hokey and unconvincing, as the filmmakers strain to inscribe personality on a cast of ciphers through hackneyed backstories and substantial guesswork.
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