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London Has Fallen (2016)

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In London for the Prime Minister's funeral, Mike Banning discovers a plot to assassinate all the attending world leaders.

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Raza Mansoor
Mehdi Dehbi ...
Sultan Mansoor
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Amal Mansoor
Martin Petrushev ...
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JSOC Officer
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Agent Voight
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Lucy Newman-Williams ...
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Storyline

After the British Prime Minister has passed away under mysterious circumstances, all leaders of the Western world must attend his funeral. But what starts out as the most protected event on earth, turns into a deadly plot to kill the world's most powerful leaders and unleash a terrifying vision of the future. The President of the United States, his formidable secret service head and a British MI-6 agent who trusts no one are the only people that have any hope of stopping it. Written by Anonymous

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Rated R for strong violence and language throughout | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

4 March 2016 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Olympus Has Fallen 2  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$60,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$21,635,601, 6 March 2016, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$62,524,260

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$205,754,447
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Trivia

There appears to be an homage to Arnold Schwarzenegger, with Gerard Butler using the lines of "Get to the chopper" and "I'll be back!" See more »

Goofs

The Scottish SAS leader introduces himself to Banning as a captain. Later, Banning refers to him as a lieutenant. See more »

Quotes

Agent: How did this happen, Mike?
Mike Banning: They only have to get it right once.
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A D grade movie that deserves to go straight to DVD and the bin after that.
15 April 2016 | by See all my reviews

If like me, you liked the original, this will leave you greatly disappointed. No breakdown needed. Just mindless cheese through and through. Whilst the original shocked (in particular the opening scenes) with a grandiose, beyond belief terrorist attack, London has fallen shocks with its stupidity, predictability, poor CGI, complete neglect for any realism (not a even a tad!) and tediously boring action scenes that would be more fitting for a new van dame movie.

There's no need to break down this movie and pick it apart. Because the whole thing is just one big, boring mess of mindless BS.

How this movie got over 6.0 is beyond me ! It almost falls into the 'so bad, it's good category', but not quite, so it's just horribly bad and you won't be laughing either.

3.6 Material.


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