Cuba (1979)

In director Richard Lester's Cuba, Sean Connery plays British soldier-of-fortune Robert Dapes, sent to Havana during the last days of the Batista regime. He is supposed to train Batista's soldiers for their upcoming confrontations… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: December 21, 1979
DVD Release Date: April 16, 2002
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Tim Brayton
Antagony & Ecstasy

A deeply flawed movie whose... willingness to complicate the genre it appears to inhabit make it much more valuable than its original reception was willing to admit.

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Steve Crum
Kansas City Kansan

So-so Connery vehicle

Chuck O'Leary
Fantastica Daily

A crushing bore. Even Connery can't save this one.

Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Cuba showcases Richard Lester's knack for making movies with ragtag plots and colorful characters.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Incoherent look at life for the upper-crusts during the turbulent last days of the corrupt Batista regime.

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Derek Smith
Apollo Guide

'A vivid and dazzling depiction of the Cuban landscape and culture but also a weak plot that barely supports the intricate, detailed visuals.'

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