If I’d never had Operation Avalanche recommended to me by an old friend, chances are I might never have watched it. I’d seen some promotional materials for it, even read the synopsis early last year before it was released by Lionsgate, but a found-footage conspiracy drama about the faking of the first moon landing just didn’t grab me. Well, cut to January 16, 2017, and I’ve just watched it. There are a few things to like, but it does fall short of being a worthwhile 80 minutes.
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