Director: Roger Donaldson
Writer: Karl Gajdusek with Michael Finch
Stars: Pierce Brosnan, Olga Kurylenko, Lazar Ristovski, Caterina Scorsone
Running Time: 1 Hour 48Minutes
Imdb Rating: 6.6/10
Releasing Date: 27 August 2014 (USA)
Genres: Action, Crime and Thriller
Plot: Former CIA agent Peter Devereaux runs quiet life in Switzerland, when John Hanley, his boss at the time, just ask the last time. The politician Arkady Federov, on track to become the next Russian president, quietly murdered all those who may have damaging information about his past. Devereaux will be responsible for exfiltrate his former business associate Natalia, now the secretary of Federov, who can provide a valuable name to the Secret Service. The unofficial operation turns into a bloodbath when Devereaux is overtaken by his former pupil Mason. Devereaux then swears revenge against his former allies.
The time to retire has come for James Bond. We’re talking well of course not the character created by Ian Fleming, fresher and lucrative than ever, but his fifth official actor Pierce Brosnan. Despite a more than respectable career since he hung up his clothes from 007 in 2002, Brosnan has obviously felt the need to go up once again in the ring adventures explosive spies. Unfortunately, everyone is not a chameleon like Liam Neeson, who has reinvented itself a breathtaking way of action hero movies approaching sixty. Conversion of Brosnan is infinitely more laborious and may be short-lived, given the very encouraging results at the American box office The November man . If the title of this film sloppy we were at least given the urge to make jokes, it seemed that the twilight of the career of the lead actor is near, so the full story of agents felt warmed ideas lack of investment and originality.