Here is a list of lists that explain, just a little, how I see films.
I knew it’d be fucked up but the most fucked up thing is that this character that’s the face of the movie isn’t Ichi! For two decades I assumed this was Ichi. I was so confused for the first 25 minutes or so 😂
I need to see more Miike. I remember seeing “Dead or Alive 2: Birds” and mumbling WTF like 14 times. He has his own crazy grammar.
"Look Oz, look, there's no easy way to say this: We're taking you off the Balkans Desk."
More random thoughts than a review:
Awesome cast with Clooney's self loathing Harry being the standout. I think it is some of his best work.
It has all the elements to be a cult classic like Lebowski EXCEPT there are very real very violent consequences in this one which leave the audience cold and a little disturbed. Hard to watch it with a…