Cam (Taylor Lautner). (Shaw Organisation)
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Secret ending? No.
Running time: 94 minutes (~1.5 hours)
"Tracers" is an action movie about the adventures of a parkour practitioner who finds himself embroiled in a sinister plot involving a skilled free running group in New York. The title is derived from the word "traceur", which is used to refer to a parkour practitioner. It stars Taylor Lautner (Cam), Marie Avgeropoulos (Nikki), and Adam Rayner (Miller).
As far as action movies go, “Tracers” delivers, satisfying with action scenes that aren’t the run-of-the-mill combat stunts or fierce shootouts. It doesn’t veer into violent territory to impress, but relies firmly on human athleticism and grace to create its action. The stunts are a welcome change from the usualRead More »from Review: 'Tracers' is a welcome change from the usual action movie