'Olympus Has Fallen' an apt name for action-thriller film
This film image shows, from left, Aaron Eckhart, Gerard Butler, Finley Jacobsen, Angela Bassett and Robert Forster in a scene from "Olympus Has Fallen."
Posted: Monday, March 25, 2013 12:00 am
“Olympus Has Fallen” wants to be the kind of superthriller that keeps you on the edge of your seat and sends you from the theater chatting with your companions about how awesome it was.
It also wants to be “Die Hard” (the original) and the TV series, “24,” right down to the caption typography at the lower left-hand corner of the screen that keeps the audience apprised of the location and the time of day.
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Monday, March 25, 2013 12:00 am.