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Kurt Russell

This 'Soldier' is 4-F

A lot of things get blowed up real good in "Soldier," a stubbornly simplistic shoot-'em-up that makes one long for the subtle nuances of "The Terminator."

Kurt Russell, bulked-up like some earlier-model Schwarzenegger and acting more inert than intense, is Todd, a superman among supermen, the best of a select group of soldiers trained from birth to obey orders and kill.

But technology being what it is, there's a new breed of even better, stronger, more single-minded soldiers on the market. In hand-to- hand combat (performed on tiny platforms 30 feet above the ground -- man, this training is tough!), Todd proves no match for the new, improved model, although...