Reviewer: Big Jay
12 (includes intentional spoiler)
Saw it on Saturday night
although I wasn't in a big rush to... it was only my lack
of anything to do and my UGC cinema pass that swung it (in
hindsight seeing one of the prettiest girls ever in the queue
made it all worth while)...
The plot... The casino owner wants his
money back, plus interest, the 11 (or 12) get together to
work out how to get $97.5m. They have to go to Europe to do
it, and get embroiled in a thieving competition...
It's quite playful as you'd expect, more
of a vehicle for Brad Pitt than before, and Catherine Zeta
Jones, who I haven't fancied since she left darling buds of
may, looked absolutely gorgeous.
You have to be aware that at some point in the
film Julia Roberts, playing Tess Ocean, has to pretend to be...
You've guessed it... Julia Roberts, there's a really good cameo
at that bit too.
Overall I enjoyed it, possibly because I was
expecting it to be rubbish. I came out of the film feeling very
Mark Out of
SEE IT AT
CINEMA? Yes for the sideways plane landing alone
GET IT ON DVD? No, please
don’t, unless you’re a gay who loves Brad Pitt
WATCH IT ON TV? Yeah