Jim Murray

2 months ago ·

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CPC For October 31

DEAD MAN DOWN (2 SPUDS)
PANIC (2 SPUDS)

 
  
   
 
 
 
 
 
    
  
 
 
 
 
 
   
 
   

 

DEAD MAN DOWN is a pretty decent crime thriller
about a Hungarian guy (Colin Farrell) who is plotting
revenge against a badass crime boss (Terence How-
ard), and falls in love with a woman who lives in his
building who wants him to kill the guy who smashed
into her car and scarred her face. There is a lot of
good stuff in this movie, including Calin Farrell's stoic
performance. It's pretty gritty, but the shootouts are
well done and overall it was interesting for the street
level nature of the story. (Prime)

PANIC: This is another fairly slow paced character
driven movie about a hit man, (William H. Macy) who
works for his father, (Donald Sutherland), and has a
family and another job. The movie starts with him
feeling the pressure of his double life and seeking
the help of a shrink. Panic was made in 2001 and
what | liked about it was that it didn’t over glamor-
ize the whole idea of being a professional killer. So,
Mr Macy was a great choice for the role

(Prime)

Both of these films are not what you would call
spectacular. They are quiet and find their power
within that quiet

   

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RATING SYSTEM

NO SPUD 4U -- SUCKS
1 SPUD -- NOTHING SPECIAL
2 SPUDS -- WORTH WATCHING
3 SPUDS -- HIGHLY RECOMMENDED
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