Ben Oliver

Now
Olympus
film

Olympus Has Fallen

It takes fifteen minutes for your armed forces to reach the white house. We took it down in thirteen.
19 December 2014

Gerard Butler plays an ex-secret service agent forced back into his job when Korean terrorists take down the White House and capture the president.

I’m a glutton for punishment but even I question my judgement in watching this one. If someone would have told me it was a crap Die Hard knock off I may have backed out.

This is boring, bland, unremarkable dross that I won’t waste many more words on. Even if you are after something brainless you should go elsewhere.

This is disappointing from Fuqua after the brilliant Training Day.