Ben Affleck is such a fan of Michael Mann’s Heat that he took it upon himself to remake the entire movie! There’s nothing terribly original about the movie other than it’s set in Boston which is Affleck’s home town and an unsettling similarity to the Departed which only came out a few years ago. The …
This is a pot boiler built on characters and slow built pressure akin to the Cohen Brother’s “The Man Who Wasn’t There” with a much darker edge.
Yet another low budget movie tries to crawl out of the woodwork with flashy editing and quality veteran character actors to fill out the cast. This time, it works out pretty well.