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Blondie, Drugs and The Russian Mafia

Advantages: Filming techinques, great storyline, excellent soundtrack and cast.
Disadvantages: Not for the faint hearted

** We Own The Night **- May contain spoilers!! Director- James Gray Produced by- Joaquin Phoenix Edited- John Axelrad Distributed by- Universal and Colombia Pictures Runtime Time- 117min Certificate- 15 Released- Dec 14 07 Genre- Crime/ Thrill ...

blackmagicstar4 22.09.2008 · Read full review
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Better to be judged by 12 than carried by 6

Advantages: Exciting, involving, excellent action, decent story
Disadvantages: Violent and bloody

...are and some men want to be We own the night was the New York Police’s catchphrase in the 1980’s, it sounds more like it should belong to Batman or some moody boyband, but nonetheless it was painted on cars and it gave the citizens of the c ...

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It is better to be judged by 12 men than to be carried by 6

Advantages: Great plot and direction
Disadvantages: Drags a bit

...unknown in cinema. As a director, he has four films under his belt. We Own The Night is the third. As a writer, he has the same four films. It is quite a feat for someone to be the writer and director of the same film, but to do i ...

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Beyond Their Differences Lies Loyalty

Advantages: An excellent cast, great script and decent direction
Disadvantages: Perhaps a little too intense in places, not really a cinema movie

As the top boss of a huge New York club in the late 80's Bobby Green (Joaquin Phoenix) seems to have everything going for him. He has a gorgeous girlfriend (Eve Mendes) and everyone loves him, including his Russian boss. He does however have one secret, h ...

Andy.mack 19.12.2007 · Read full review
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Don't Own It

Advantages: A solid ensemble.
Disadvantages: Pedestrian direction, steerotypical characterisation, stagy performances.

Two brothers stand on opposite sides of the law. For Bobby life is one big party; dating the beautiful Amanda and managing the successful El Caribe nightclub in New York's Brighton Beach. Its Russian owners treat him like family and he has ambitions to cr ...

afy9mab 01.04.2008 · Read full review
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