Twist (2021)

Twist (2021)

Twist (2021)

Charles Dickens' classic orphan tale receives a new (ahem) twist, set in modern-day London where a group of young street-wise hustlers plan the heist of the century. Co-stars Michael Caine and Lena Headey (Game of Thrones).

2021Rating: M, Violence, sexual references & offensive language92 minsUK
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Twist (2021) / Reviews

Daily Telegraph

Daily Telegraph

Without intent, it precisely, almost perfectly, resembles a post-Lock, Stock British gangster flick from 1999, one of the slew of Lottery-funded eyesores which made every critic bear a permanent grudge against Guy Ritchie.

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The Guardian

The Guardian

This movie's not unlikable, but the action and comedy are under par.

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Independent

Independent

A farrago of half-baked ideas and images, held together with all the sturdiness of a few sheets of paper jammed into a paperclip.

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The Irish Times

The Irish Times

Does break some new ground in the field of misguided, trendy-vicar down-talking.

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Time Out

Time Out

This poor Oliver Twist update needs to be artfully dodged.

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