This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
I love all the neo-noir trappings on display here. The look, the score, the voice over. A femme fatale with sexuality not normally found in blockbusters. The stoic protagonist, engaged with as an icon more than an actual person.
When the movie does show us that person, he’s not virtuous. Not a boy scout pushed to extremes or a reluctant hero who is pure of heart even as walks in shadow. He’s vengeance.
He’s not well. He’s not making a…