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THE SICILIAN CLAN: Gabin, Delon and Ventura

The 1969 French neo-noir The Sicilian Clan is an exemplar of noir’s Perfect Crime sub-genre – they’re going to get away with the elaborately planned big heist EXCEPT FOR ONE THING.  In this case, the one thing is Sicilian macho … Continue reading

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DVD/Stream of the Week: HELL OR HIGH WATER – you won’t see a better movie in 2016

For the second straight week, my DVD/Stream recommendation is the superb Hell or High Water. Toby: “You’re talkin’ like you don’t think we’re going to get away with it.” Tanner: “I never met anyone who got away with anything.” The … Continue reading

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DVD/Stream of the Week: HELL OR HIGH WATER – you won’t see a better movie in 2016

Toby: “You’re talkin’ like you don’t think we’re going to get away with it.” Tanner: “I never met anyone who got away with anything.” The character-driven crime drama Hell or High Water is remarkably atmospheric and gripping, and I have … Continue reading

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HELL OR HIGH WATER: best movie of the year so far

Toby: “You’re talkin’ like you don’t think we’re going to get away with it.” Tanner: “I never met anyone who got away with anything.” The character-driven crime drama Hell or High Water is remarkably atmospheric and gripping, and I’ll be … Continue reading

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