Movies: Kingsman: The Secret Service

Kingsman intensifies the journey of a protagonist through its royal production


Bennett Mattson, News Editor

Kingsman: The Secret Service does everything a film should do. It entertains and inspires. On one side, it delivers immense comic relief. From hilarious car chases to intriguing “fireworks,” the makers of Kingsman generate laughs abound. Yet, the light raucous is touchingly complemented by a wonderful tale of coming-of-age and destiny. The protagonist, Eggsy, embarks on a transformative journey that crosses continents and socioeconomic classes. At the heart of the film, viewers witness a touching and delightful underdog story that will most definitely ring true for years to come. Kingsman is the film of the year and a must-see piece of cinematic art.