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It's about a smart woman that discovers a terrorist plot. But the initial way she discovers it is simply unbelievable and she makes incredibly stupid choices throughout the movie. In fact, everybody does their best to made the dumb moves necessary to move the plot along. Brosnan is making the best of his character. So if you are a fan, you may enjoy the movie.
This movie is OK if you watch it on a plane to pass the time. The story is so bland and predictable, that having to stop watching it for some updates from the cockpit about altitude or the wheather at your destination will not bother you much.
This movie is not all bad. Inside the 2h22 of runtime sits a decent movie of 1h40 or so.
Cutting and merging a large part would have simplified the story and allowed for more focus on the good parts of the movie. The interpersonal stuff between the main characters. The search for the meaning of what is good or bad, light or dark. Abrams clearly tries to repair some of the damage done by TLJ. Even the return of Palpatine could have been explained better. Just a few lines would have done it.
The bad parts are very bad however. The force has gone from an all-life-binding forcefield (OT), to a hereditary power because of midichorian count (PT), to now a lifeforce that can be freely given or taken away. That is handy. Palpatine should not have killed all the jedi with order 66, but drained them. Then he would have been omnipotent.
Since TLJ force ghosts can interact with the living world using the force and this movie doubles down on that. Big time. That is a booboo from Abrams and it is a serious problem for the SW universe. Possibly a fatal one. In essence it makes them Gods.
Probably you'll like it if you know something of the time period in which the story takes place. Otherwise you will miss most of the gems in this movie.