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Bastille Day

From the same director as The Woman in Black, James Watkins, who also co-wrote the screenplay with Andrew Baldwin – best known for…..this really. 416 more words


Bastille Day

When a young con man (Richard Madden) finds himself in the middle of a civil war in Paris, he and a reckless former CIA agent (Idris Elba) must team up to discover who is the cause of the pandemonium. 121 more words


One Mann's Movies Film Review: Bastille Day

‘B’ for ‘Bastille’;  ‘B’ for ‘B-movie’

Idris Elba plays “reckless and irresponsible” American CIA operative Sean Briar who is one step ahead of the French police in getting to the bottom of a fatal terrorist bombing in Paris.  658 more words

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Run time: 90mins

Director: James Watkins

Cast: Idris Elba, Richard Madden, Charlotte Le Bon, Jose Garcia, Kelly Reilly, Thierry Godard

Synopsis: An American pickpocket living in Paris finds himself hunted by the CIA when he steals a bag that contains more than just a wallet. 331 more words

Review: Bastille Day

Idris Elba gives his best audition for Bond, playing an all-action CIA agent in this Euro-charged b-movie. Co-star Richard Madden (Robb Stark from Game of Thrones… 220 more words

David Rank


I’m confused about this film. I’m confused about its tone. I’m confused about who it’s aimed at. I’m confused about why it happened. Unless you’re a habitué of the Idris Elba IMDB Message Boards then you’ll be too. 186 more words


Bastille Day: Review

If there were ever a strong argument to be made for Idris Elba to step into Daniel Craig’s shoes and become the next James Bond, it would be Bastille Day. 355 more words

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