Film Review: Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit

Posted on by 5WC in Film

So, it’s “Cheapie Tuesday” at Vue Cinemas and so a quick trip to the cinema with my Dad was in order. Having seen most other things that are out, and with my Dad a fan of Tom Clancy novels I fully supported his decision to see Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit.

Now, I’d listened to the latest Wittertainment podcast, I’d heard the interview with Sir Kenneth Branagh, and having seen and enjoyed Thor along with his performances in Valkyrie and Wallander, I went in with my eyes open. Not expecting genre defining filmmaking, but not expecting what I got either.

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