Today marks 10 years since The Dark Knight was released. Don't know what else I can say about it that hasn't already been said. Just thankful that I got to watch it on opening night. It's was an experience that I'll never forget.
First Jules Dassin movie for me and man did I enjoy this. I was mainly interested for it, due to high praise and influence it has on bank heists films. The 30 minutes bank heist scene with no music , no dialogue was pretty amazing.
Looking forward seeing more of Dassin’s films, recommended if you like bank heists films
Similar to the top notch writing in the director's other film Bone Tomahawk, this movie delivered on all fronts. The fight scenes were very well choreographed, nothing was overdone,you are drawn in to the movie right from the beginning. The intensity of Vince's character as he works through one thing after another is well thought out and a delight to watch. If you liked movies like Bone tomahawk, Shawshank Redemption, Steve Mcqueen's Papillon, don't miss this one.
Everything is familiar in Life since we've already seen this concept masterfully being developed back in 1979. Alien is the guide. And of course no one has ever touched its greatness.Life is no exception. Still i really enjoyed it because Daniel Espinosa does a great job in direction creating a claustrophobic, nightmarish atmosphere and, assisted by the functional editing and the ominous music score, setting at least 3 great scenes. The screenplay doesn't offer a real character development and even…