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Edge of Darkness is a gritty and yes dark film - worth a watch

Advantages: Gritty, engrossing, good action scenes, good camerawork and use of music/score
Disadvantages: The ending, to an extent. The basic plot also isn't entirely original, I suppose.

- Story - Edge of Darkness is an age old story of one mans quest to find the killer and motive behind his daughters death, after said daughter is suddenly and brutally gunned down outside his own home one night. The father happens to be a police of ...

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Mel Looking for Revenge - again!

Advantages: Good pace, effective enough as a thriller
Disadvantages: Long winded and somewhat absurd

Does the name Martin Campbell ring any bells with moviegoers? You may remember he made that 007 film called Casino Royale. The film with a little bit of creativity and the only Bond film with any heart. Not everyone will agree but for me it was the only B ...

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Max is indeed Mad!

Advantages: Gibson convinces
Disadvantages: Silly plot

Well you had better decide whether you're hanging on the cross or banging in the nails".( ---------------------- Star- Mel Gibson RuN-TiMe - 111 minutes Rating - 15 Country -American (2010) Genre - Thriller --------------------- I think it's fai ...

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A New Spin, On An Old Tale

Advantages: Not a complete remake which ads some new twists
Disadvantages: A little predictable, but not given the typical "Hollywood" treatment.

...Based on a 1985 highly successful BBC television series, Edge Of Darkness is a political thriller with an edge. When detective Tom Craven (Mel Gibson) has a visit from his daughter a chain of events spiral out of control. Emma (Bojana Novakovic) is showin ...

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Drudge of Blandness

Advantages: Good chase scenes
Disadvantages: Manipulative film devices and weak plot

Intro Edge of Darkness is film starring Mel Gibson as Thomas Craven, a Boston Police Detective and also has Bojana Novakovic, Danny Huston and Ray Winstone as supporting actors. It is 1 hr and 48 minutes long and is an adaptation of a BBC series fro ...

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