The Heir Apparent: Largo Winch
The Heir Apparent: Largo Winch (2011)

When billionaire Nerio Winch (Miki Manojlovic) is murdered, the focus shifts to his reluctant heir, Largo (Tomer Sisley), to take over the reins of his late father's major international corporation. But first he must overcome the… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: March 27, 2012
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Critic Score: 50% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
J. R. Jones
Chicago Reader

Fortunately for the company, Largo turns out to be a formidable knife fighter in the corporate sense; fortunately for this sleek, empty thriller, he turns out to be a formidable knife fighter in the street sense too.

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V.A. Musetto
New York Post

The generic plot is redeemed by exciting action sequences, good-looking location photography and a hot sex scene involving a femme fatale named Lea.

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James Plath
Movie Metropolis

If you like the Bond movies, you owe it to yourself to check out "Largo Winch."

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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

Do you sometimes get the feeling that you haven't seen a film before, but you might as well have? All of the ingredients are basic.

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Kevin Thomas
Los Angeles Times

There are plenty of twists and just as many bad guys speaking in a wide variety of accents. It's handsome, large-scale escapist fare - and has as its costar the formidable, versatile Kristin Scott Thomas.

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David Noh
Film Journal International

There's so much plot and so many locations in this international finance-steeped thriller that it's one very exhausting but ultimately satisfying rollercoaster.

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Stephen Whitty
Newark Star-Ledger

It won't make anyone forget Bond, of course. But it will do for now.

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Mick LaSalle
San Francisco Chronicle

It stars Kristin Scott Thomas, in one of those French roles she usually excels at. But the movie is a mess.

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Brian Tallerico
HollywoodChicago.com

Far from a complete disaster, but forgettable in nearly every way.

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Flixster Audience Score: 49% Flixster User Reviews
Cynthia S.
I somewhat enjoyed this. It had it's moments of fun, intrigue, and action. Some scenes seemed to be cut in an odd way. The storyline was a little odd,… More
Walter M.
In "Largo Winch," billionaire industrialist Nerio Winch(Miki Manojlovic) is brutally murderered at his yacht in Hong Kong. Trying to head off a… More
Jens S.
This adaptation of a popular French comic book series is trying to be the corporate James Bond, and even succeeds in a couple of moments. Overall it fails to… More
Brian De Guelle
Intresting movie,some fine locations used and a so so story to boot.The movie is let down by the lack of any really good action set pieces as its trying to be a… More

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