Check out the opening music, it’s boss. As an Official Title Sequence Judge™️, I give the whole opening credits 9/10.
I don’t know anything about the original Rififi. Maybe I should have watched the Jules Dassin movie first. Oh well.
“There’s cold chicken in the fridge.”
This chilled out crime and revenge story is surprisingly coherent. Actually, what’s more surprising is how much it has in common with giallo, which didn’t even exist yet. Giallo didn’t exist yet, but krimi did. Either Jess took his inspiration from krimi films, or he was secretly inventing giallo. I don’t know, but I can dig it.
“What are you doing, you idiot?”
I like the music and dancing scenes. Especially when they combine with German Expressionist-inspired beatings.
I was actually emotionally invested by the end.