Posts Tagged ‘violence’

Review: SEVEN PSYCHOPATHS

By Laurie Coker Rating: A- Crazy stuff happens in Seven Psychopaths, from start to finish, and foul language flows like torrential rain, weaving together clever – albeit shocking – dialogue and some truly madcap mayhem. From its opening scene it becomes entirely apparent that Irish writer/director Martin McDonagh means to stun, not just entertain, and […]

Review: KILLING THEM SOFTLY

By Laurie Coker Rating: C- Stupid is as stupid does – no truer words are spoken, particularly when it comes to the film Killing Them Softly, starring Brad Pitt, Richard Jenkins and James Gandolfini (although I using “starring” loosely in this case). Disjointed and at times dull storytelling, keep me from ever becoming wholly engaged […]