preston ★★★½ 11
Riveting to watch (if a bit bombastic), but I'm having real trouble finding layers of self-awareness here. The message that, in these parlous times, we need more loose-cannon ruthlessness and…
john lichman ★★½
When Mommy and Daddy fight aside...
Sicario is bleak both in setting (white-sand Arizona gives way into artificially candy colored Juarez, Mexico and back) and flippant tones in a world…
davidehrlich ★★★ 8
as violent, horrifying, and unfocused as the drug war itself. this is muscular filmmaking from the first frame (and man is that prologue ghastly, even for a HELI veteran such…
matt lynch ★★½ 5
Killing is only wrong until it's not, revenge is bad until it's yours, and armed struggle will always be a crucible upon which you test your righteous values. I honestly…
Eric Henderson ★★½
A bit monotonous, a bit too long, sporadically intense, and I fell asleep multiple times. Just like actual sex.