ReelViews for 'R' movies
It’s a serviceable thriller at best although Christopher Plummer’s late-to-the-party performance is worthy of praise.
"Allied" probably isn’t prestigious enough to attract much Oscar buzz but it’s too good to be tossed into theaters without a publicity push.
The screenplay doesn’t rise to the level of the behind-the-camera craftmanship or the acting.
"American Assassin" is as generic an espionage thriller as you’re likely to find.