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Legacy: Black Ops (I) (2010)
"Legacy" (original title)

R  |   |  Thriller  |  11 March 2011 (UK)
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An AWOL Black Ops soldier mentally unravels when holed up in a Brooklyn motel room.

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Black Ops operative Malcolm Gray returns home after a botched mission in Eastern Europe. Holed up in a Brooklyn motel room, he is torn between retribution and personal salvation as he mentally unravels. When the walls close in, his story may be all he can leave behind. Written by Anonymous

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Rated R for strong brutal violence including some torture and pervasive language | See all certifications »

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Idris Elba spent most of the time filming in one room or another. The room that the film was filmed in, and his hotel room. The schedule was so tight, and the role so intense, that he barely ever had the time or energy to do anything else but prepare and perform. See more »

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did not realize where this was going until the end!
26 October 2013 | by (Belmont, NS) – See all my reviews

I absolutely loved this movie. It was so suspenseful I was tempted to fast forward, but then I would have missed the nuances. Idris Alba is so talented and very sexy to boot. This movie was full of so many UK actors I love. I love seeing them hide their UK accents. I am going to have to watch it again to figure out what parts were really real. It was one movie well worth the watch. It is too bad this type of movie does not make it to the big screen. I will now be looking for more movies with Iris Alba. He certainly has a talent for playing with a good story. Thank you Netflix for this is the only place I know to find things that don't make it in blockbuster movie theatres.


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