Film Review: Ocean’s 13

Posted on by 5WC in Film

After the disappointment of Ocean’s 12 it was with slight trepidation that I thought I’d finish off Ocean’s trilogy and indulge in another round of Danny, Rusty, Linus and friends plotting to part somebody with something rather expensive. This time in the name of revenge.

Thankfully though, they appear to have learnt from past mistakes and essentially gone back to basics. Which for me, is both a blessing and a curse. Rather than continue on with the standard “we’re making a sequel… let’s send them on holiday!” Hollywood cliché that Ocean’s 12 fell head first into, the gang are back in Vegas and thankfully, only after one man and one “play”. The problem is, what’ve they done is nothing more than essentially replay the script and plot from the first movie.
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