Thorns

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41

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  • Summary: Six shady Indian residents of L.A. land in jail for questioning long enough for them to complain about ethnic stereotyping on the part of the cops, and to hatch a scheme to rob the bank that handles the LAPD payroll.
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 5
  2. Negative: 2 out of 5
  1. The action periodically stops so the characters -= even the roughest grifters -- can break into song and dance.
  2. Reviewed by: Derek Elley
    60
    An involving, often kinetic 2½-hour ride for auds who can accept their entertainment overboiled as well as just hardboiled.
  3. 40
    Following Bollywood's tradition of excessive generosity, Mr. Gupta tosses in too much of just about everything, resulting in a two-and-a-half-hour film that may exhaust some viewers.
  4. Ready for a singing and dancing "Reservoir Dogs"?
  5. 30
    Intent on proving that five tough guys in suits walking towards the camera in slow motion really is the coolest thing ever.
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 2
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 2
  3. Negative: 0 out of 2

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