"Heart of Stone" attempts to establish Gal Gadot as a spy franchise lead but falls short, lacking the allure of her Wonder Woman charisma.

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By Dipak Jaiswal             11 Aug 2023

The movie resembles a budget version of "Mission: Impossible," failing to fully leverage Gadot's star power.

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Despite sporadic action scenes, the Netflix film feels lackluster and unremarkable, akin to a forgettable addition to recommendation lists.

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Gal Gadot portrays Rachel Stone, a dual-role as both a junior MI6 agent and a covert operative for the legendary Charter spy network.

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Stone's Charter contacts, identified by playing-card names, include her authoritative boss and a tech expert who aids her using advanced AI technology.

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The story takes an intriguing turn after infiltrations and introduces a complex game of espionage, but fails to capitalize on its potential.

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Directed by Tom Harper, the film highlights Gadot's likability but lacks distinct elements, rendering it a derivative "Mission: Impossible" imitation.

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"Heart of Stone" struggles to differentiate Stone from other cinematic spies due to its mid-start and inadequate backstory.

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