Legacy: Black Ops
Legacy: Black Ops (2010)

A haunted black-ops soldier struggles with paranoia and anxiety while hiding out in a seedy Brooklyn tenement building, and plotting to expose his brother - a rising New York Senator with White House ambitions. Malcolm Gray (Idris Elba) was… More

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Rated: R
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DVD Release Date: December 27, 2010
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Critic Score: 83% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Michael Ordoņa
Los Angeles Times

Aspiring for psychological drama rather than action movie, the film takes itself far too seriously.

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Alexander Pashby
Electric Sheep

A tight psychological thriller that punches well above its low-budget weight.

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Norm Schrager

... the director has a good eye and a great lead actor to pull Legacy through.

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Amber Wilkinson
Eye for Film

Featuring plenty of visceral thrills and presented with more intelligence than many of the thrillers which spring from Hollywood strafing cliche bullets to little effect, it suggests everyone concerned is destined for bigger, better things in the future.

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Jeffrey Chen
ReelTalk Movie Reviews

As a showpiece for Elba, the movie functions well, and will probably be regarded mainly for being just that.

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Michael Dequina

A complex character study brought to absorbing, haunting life through the fierce commitment of its acting and filmmaking.

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Flixster Audience Score: 43% Flixster User Reviews
Al S
An instant classic of suspense and paranoia that will have you spellbound from start to mind-blowing finish. An intensely gripping, bone-chilling and energetic… More
Phil Hubbs
Meant to be an engaging claustrophobic, wall crawling, nerve jangling, flashback driven tense affair but turns out to be rather dull and boring with a plot that… More