Michael Bay is back doing what he does best. A big noisy bombastic action film with nods to both the Fast and Furious movies and The Mission Impossible franchise.
Number One (Ryan Reynolds) is some kind of wisecracking billionaire inventor and IT expert. He is a ghost which means he has died in this world and been reborn to make right all that is wrong in the world.
Number One and his crack team of other ghosts set out to topple a brutal middle eastern dictator who is gassing his own people.
It is all very slick although confusingly Abu Dhabi seems to be standing in for lots of other countries.