Review: Valkyrie

By Gerald Aaron, January 22, 2009


Tom Cruise, wearing an eye patch, lacks conviction as Colonel Claus von Stauffenberg, the leader of the failed 1943 plot to kill Hitler. Like Milk, the screenplay inevitably lacks suspense — you already know the outcome — and while director Bryan Singer delivers some powerful action sequences, this is an unconvincing star vehicle.

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