Dec 132013
 

“You set a crook to catch a crook. We put the big honey pot out there and all the flies came to us”. This was said by Mel Weinberg in 1981. Christian Bale plays Irving Rosenfeld whom is entirely based on Mel, and the above statement is expanded and elaborated on as the plot of American Hustle. However, it’s the moment you see Irving taking more than five minutes to put a wig on that we realise very few crooks will be harmed in the telling of this story. My review after the jump.

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Feb 042012
 


Red Lights is a forthcoming thriller from director/writer Rodrigo Cortés (Buried). It stars Elizabeth Olsen, Robert Di Niro, Sigourney Weaver, and Cillian Muprhy. If the movie is anywhere near as atmospheric as the trailer, we are excited about it. It will be great to see the fantastic Cillian Murphy in a leading role, after a string of successful supporting roles (Inception, The Dark Knight)

Red Lights is set for release in the USA in early March.