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sloshing the booze and chewing the scenery, he's almost eating ball bearings and bullets, too.
Serkis has great fun chewing the scenery as the bad guy while Fraser resorts to his usual action hero routine.
Even veteran actor Ben Kingsley's over-acting fits in nicely amidst the torrent of British actors madly chewing the scenery (Peter Mullan, John Hannah and Kevin McKidd also feature) while the action is well staged and the storyline entertaining for youngsters.