Wanted: Dead, Not Alive 

The recent spate of comic-book adaptations hits its nadir.

It's always a little agonizing wondering what the worst movie of the year is going to be, but here we are at the halfway point, and the title of the year's worst has already been claimed: Wanted, the new action-movie comic-book adaptation…

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