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London Has Fallen (2016)

Review by CJ

London Has Fallen

Director:
Babak Najafi

Starring:
Gerard Butler, Aaron Eckhart, Morgan Freeman

Other notable appearances:
Alon Aboutboul, Angela Bassett, Jackie Earle Haley, Melissa Leo

Running time:
99 minutes

Watch this if you liked:
Die Hard, Olympus Has Fallen, Air Force One

 

When the British Prime Minister dies in his sleep, the leaders of the United States, France, Japan, Italy Canada and Germany are called to London for his state funeral.

The funeral is touted as being the safest event on the planet and yet an arms dealer/terrorist leader out for revenge manages to turn it into a bloodbath.

It is up to Secret Service agent Mike Banning (Butler) and US President Benjamin Asher (Eckhart) to once again save the day and not be killed respectively.

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Olympus Has Fallen (2013)

Review by CJ

Olympus Has Fallen

Director:
Antoine Fuqua

Starring:
Gerard Butler, Aaron Eckhart, Morgan Freeman

Other notable appearances:
Angela Bassett, Melissa Leo, Ashley Judd

Running time:
119 minutes

Watch this if you liked:
The Die Hard series, Executive Decision, The Expendables

 

The White House has been taken by North Korean terrorists. President Asher (Eckhart) is a hostage in his own safe bunker. The President’s son, Connor, has evaded capture and is hiding somewhere in the White House. It’s now up to former Secret Service Agent Mike Banning (Butler) to find Connor before the terrorists and save the President.

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