Ocean's 8 review – gender-swapped rob-com is a criminal waste

This Ocean’s Eleven spin-off in which an all-female gang plots a daring daylight robbery soon runs out of steam

You’ve heard of The Sons of Katie Elder. Here are The Entitled Nieces of Hudson Hawk. A gender-switch on ensemble heist caper Ocean’s Eleven should have been a nice idea. Except that it’s more a gender-switch on Ocean’s Twelve or Ocean’s Thirteen, those bleary sequels that stumbled their way to the DVD bin of yesterdecade. Maybe getting a woman director would have given it more zip, though the problem is with the script.

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Source: theguardian
Ocean's 8 review – gender-swapped rob-com is a criminal waste