Arhive etichetă: thriller

Guillermo del Toro’s The Devil’s Backbone – 2001


What is a ghost? A tragedy condemned to repeat itself time and again? An instant of pain, perhaps. Something dead which still seems to be alive. An emotion suspended in time. Like a blurred photograph. Like an insect trapped in … Continuă lectura

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David Mamet’s House of Games – 1987


Don’t trust nobody. Human nature is a sucker bet.  You can’t bluff someone who’s not paying attention. Perfect… impecabil, genial… Superlativele pălesc în fata unuia dintre cele mai sub-apreciate filme din deceniul 9. O poveste care ar fi putut aparține … Continuă lectura

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The Equalizer – Antoine Fuqua – 2014


I want the head of the snake. E clar – nu puteam să ratez ultimul film al lui Denzel Washington – asta e… sunt dependent iar dacă la pachet mai vine și Chloë Grace Moretz (Kick Ass!), mă aștept la un rezultat OK – … Continuă lectura

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Robert Altman’s The Long Goodbye – 1973 


Let me tell you something else. It’s a minor crime, to kill your wife. The major crime is that he stole my money. Your friend stole my money, and the penalty for that is capital punishment. Detectivul Philip Marlowe (Elliott … Continuă lectura

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Danny Boyle’s Trance – 2013


Do you want to remember, or do you want to forget? Pe nedrept ignorat, filmul lui Danny Boyle este unul dintre cele mai solide şi bine construite filme ale anului trecut. Extrem de ambițios, ingenios şi eclectic (așa cum m-a … Continuă lectura

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The Anderson Tapes – 1971- Sidney Lumet


What’s advertising but a legalized con game? And what the hell’s marriage? Extortion, prostitution, soliciting with a government stamp on it. And what the hell’s your stock market? A fixed horse race. Some business guy steals a bank, he’s a … Continuă lectura

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In a Lonely Place – 1950 – Nicholas Ray


 “I was born when you kissed me. I died when you left me. I lived a few weeks while you loved me.” Noir of the week – alegerea din weekend este filmul lui Nicholas Ray – In a Lonely Place. … Continuă lectura

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