#26 Mystic River [2003]

Summary

A Group of Childhood Friends grow Up and is reunited when one loses a daughter.

 

Also

Child Abuse.

Mafiosi.

Revenge.

 

Con

Melodrama.

Strong Start and Final Act.

 

Pro

Tim Robbins disturbing Character .

Kevin Bacon as Police Officer.

Directed by Clint Eastwood.

 

Recommendations

Million Dollar Baby

Sleepers

Hollow Man

 

Total

7/10

 

#Classic Fargo [1996]

Summary

Pregnant Police Chef investigates a Series of Homicides .

 

Also

Kidnapping.

Alot of Snow.

Regional Accent.

 

Con

Nothing important to see here, move along.

 

Pro

Cruel Humor

Cohen Dialogues

Buscemi’s Talent

 

Recommendations

The big Lebowski

Miller’s Crossing

Prison Break [TV]

 

Total

8/10

 

#23 Tinker Tailer Soldier Spy [2011]

Summary

Its 1973. Espionage Veteran Smiley has to find a soviet Spy within the MI6.

 

Also

John Le Carré.

Red Xmas Trees.

Chess.

 

Con

Lenght

Monochrome

 

Pro

Oscar worthy Oldman

Luxus Subcast

Narrative Pacing

 

Recommendations

Carlos – Der Schakal

From Russia with Love

Body of Lies

 

Total

8/10