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A Common Man (2013)

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A terrorist plants several bombs throughout the city of Colombo, Sri Lanka and threatens to detonate them unless prisoners are released.

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Susan Zareena ...
Aisa
Lucky Wickremanayake ...
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Veena Jayakody ...
Vegetable Seller
Ashan Dias ...
Akthul Majood
Wilson Gunaratne ...
Prakash Kumar
Sando Harris ...
D. Gopinath
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A terrorist plants several bombs throughout the city of Colombo, Sri Lanka and threatens to detonate them unless prisoners are released.

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Rated PG-13 for some violence and brief strong language | See all certifications »
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I love Ben Kingsley
29 April 2013 | by (Belgium) – See all my reviews

Any movie with Ben Kingsley surely cant be as bad as reviews here said. Really, I love this guy. But after seeing "a common man", I stand corrected. Its even worse. The script is ridiculous, the dialog so bad its almost hilarious, the music is painfully bad, the acting absolute rubbish. I hate to say it, but even Kingsley is anything but impressive in this movie.

Throughout the movie I kept thinking there has to be a back-story to this. How did this thing ever get made and why oh why did Kingsley ever sign up for it?

I got to write a few more lines before I can submit this. But I have nothing else to say. Don't waste your time on this.


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