Monthly Archives July 2017

Security

Director: Alain Desrochers

Writer: Tony Mosher, John Sullivan

Cast: Antonio Banderas, Ben Kingsley, Liam McIntyre, Katherine de la Roche, Gabriella Wright, Chad Lindberg, Jiro Wang

Cert: 15

Running time: 87mins

Year: 2017


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What’s the story: Iraq vet Captain Eduardo “Eddie” Deacon (Banderas) takes a job as a mall security guard in a rough neighbourhood to care for his family. On his first night, Eddie must protect a young witness in a Mafia trail from a lethal gang of mercenaries led by the ruthless Charlie (Kingsley).

What’s the verdict: Die Hard in a mall. Or Dawn of the Dead meets Assault on Precinct 13. Security may not be original, but it moves with pep, verve and humour, and sometimes that’s enough.

One of those times is now...

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