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A Quick Tip by Fionnchu

  • Sep 4, 2010
I need to re-watch this. There seemed one scene that did not tell all, and I am not sure what went down as a result. The ending seemed a bit over the top even by creator Martin McDonagh's standards (I've read most of his violent, scabrous plays) and I think it threw off the tone built up more by characterization than slugfests earlier. The plot lacked the suspense I'd wanted earlier, but I agree that this is a satisfying film far above the norm.
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September 22, 2010
I need to re-watch this too. I was real distracted with friends when I first saw it. It was good, but I didn't get the chance to absorb everything.
 
September 04, 2010
Great review! I love this movie, too.
 
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Genre: Action, Comedy, Adventure
Release Date: February 8, 2008
MPAA Rating: R
Runtime: 1hr 47min
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