Tom Hardy, Gary Oldman, Noomi Rapace, and Vincent Cassel in a serial killer thriller set in the Soviet Union in the 1950s, with a script by Richard Price (Sea of Love, The Color of Money)? I’m in.
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Cinema Parrot Disco has been running a fantastic series of film reviews: the IMDB Top 250. I rewatched Ridley Scott’s Gladiator for her … and now that Scott has returned to hstorical epics, perhaps it’s worth watching again. “Are You Not Entertained!?!” You can read my review here. There are still some films up for grabs […]
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It’s a fair bet that Christian Bale’s take on the prophet will be very different from Charlton Heston’s: expect less nobility, more shouting.
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We’ve had corrupt cops (Filth), hard cops (The Sweeney) and very hard cops (Blitz), as well as some very hard villians (Get Carter, The Long Good Friday, etc.) But even with all the possibilities of crime and crime detection depicted, we’ve seldom had a British cop thriller that doesn’t look … domestic.
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Are we in for a wave of Biblical sword and sandal pictures?
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