REVIEWED: THE TOURIST
December 9, 2010 Leave a comment
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Quite how a film starring arguably the two sexist, most desirable people on the planet can be such a turgid, dryly-delivered failure is one of the year’s most baffling cinematic “feats”. Under the direction of talented Oscar winner Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck, The Tourist should have been smart, sassy and thrilling; it is none of these things, and a major lapse of judgement on the part of its two leads, whose charisma fizzles out all too quickly.