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The Old Guard review - Netflix immortality thriller won't live long in the memory

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

Not even Charlize Theron can save an action movie crying out for a comic touch to match the silliness of its premise A sort-of-dull title for a sort-of-dull film. This is basically a two-hour dollop of action-movie product, teased out to look like a superhero origin story and touting for the possible beginnings of a franchise property. DC Comics writer Greg Rucka has adapted his own graphic novel series of the same title and the director is Gina Prince-Bythewood, whose debut movie Love and Basketball from 20 years ago - about a young woman with a gift for basketball - I still remember...
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