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Based on 21 Critics
  • The movie crawls hypnotically into the skin of this global assassin and astonishes you with its brazenly violent and sexual audacity. show more

  • One of the high points of last month's Telluride Film Festival was, as I wrote at the time, spending 5½ hours in a darkened theater-with one short break around the four-hour mark-to watch Olivier Assayas's shocking and edifying epic. show more

  • It is a tremendous achievement that shines a light on the way many countries use criminals to further their domestic and international goals. Politically informative, it also offers great drama with excitement and suspense, and no little tragedy. show more

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