Review: '47 Ronin' can't overcome stiff Keanu Reeves
Keanu Reeves in a scene from "47 Ronin."
Posted: Thursday, December 26, 2013 12:00 am
The oft-told Japanese tale of the "47 Ronin," disgraced samurai who regained their honor by avenging their dead master and sacrificing themselves in the process, earns an ignominious Keanu Reeves reconfiguring this holiday season.
An endless recession, a tsunami and nuclear meltdown, and now this. It's enough to bring seppuku back as Japan's national sport.
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Thursday, December 26, 2013 12:00 am.