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Ratings & Reviews

  1. Stu Witmer's rating of the film Royal Flash

    Too jokey for words, too wordy for jokes.

  2. SALESK's rating of the film Royal Flash

    McDowell is really too good for the film; nice supporting turns from Reed & Bates, but Lester's staging of action-comedy is sometimes stupefying. Too often he undercuts the jokes, underplays the physical gags or altogether puts the damned camera in the wrong place. Nice costumes; but the failure of Royal Flash to become a Bond-like franchise of historical romps is obvious once you've seen it bungled so thoroughly.

  3. harrycaul's rating of the film Royal Flash

    I need to see this again some time. I don't honestly remember it being all that great, but I love George MacDonald Fraser's Flashman series. If you can't find this, read the book instead.

  4. S Campbell's rating of the film Royal Flash

    Good old fashioned romp improved no end by Leters comic eye for the absurd