Best Crime Drama of the Year so Far!
This critic doesn’t like foreign films so much; however, the Connection was one that hooked my interest from the first scene. 529 altre parole
Cast: Jean Dujardin, Bérénice Bejo, John Goodman, James Cromwell, Missi Pyle, Penelope Ann Miller, Malcolm McDowell
Oscar Wins: Best Picture, Best Actor (Jean Dujardin), Best Director (Michel Hazanavicius), Best Original Score (Ludovic Bource), Best Costume Design (Mark Bridges) 1.169 altre parole
I find it interesting that, especially in the past 20 years or so, spy movies have stayed relatively light, material-wise, as opposed to other genres. This may be because the typical tropes of a spy movie have the most comedic potential, leading to campy plots or even outright parodies. 562 altre parole
If you haven’t seen this already where were you in 2011? It is a masterpiece of silent filmmaking in the modern age.
George Valentin (Jean Dujardin) and his dog are silent movie stars at the peak of their career in Hollywood’s golden years. 60 altre parole
This is the French “French Connection” with subtitles, two intensely handsome foils, Cote Azur scenery and a focus on the human aspects of the circa 1970 international drug wars.The fast cars,trendy motorcycles,guns,and discos are all here,but so are the family scenes and drudge work involved in fighting for justice and in keeping one’s henchmen in line. 753 altre parole