The Predator: Monster takes a back seat here

Armed with unseen technology and motives, the predators look less like bloodthirsty tourists and more like conquerors.
Armed with unseen technology and motives, the predators look less like bloodthirsty tourists and more like conquerors.PHOTO: 20TH CENTURY FOX

The Predator should be the lead, not some forgettable good guys

THE PREDATOR (M18)

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on September 15, 2018, with the headline 'Monster takes a back seat here'. Print Edition | Subscribe