This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
In Bruges gives us a taste of heaven and hell in wonderfully intricate fashion.
Equal parts intelligent crime drama and silly, dark comedy, this is one of those occasions in which the filmmakers (notably writer/director Martin McDonagh) really nail the balance of the two and keep a wonderfully even tone throughout.
That tone is of somber yet wise-cracking pondering in the face of the chaos and injustice in a cruel world.
Whether that world is ours or not is (smartly)…