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Based on 34 Critics
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fan reviews ( 1 )
  • The true story of the LaMarcas, well told by the late Mike McAlary in Esquire, has been pounded into TV-crime mush by screenwriter Ken Hixon and director Michael Caton-Jones. Shockingly, the acting doesn't help. show more

  • It's so bleak that it would play like a contrived neo-noir if it weren't so consistent, committed and obviously sincere. show more

  • It's a run-of-the-mill cop thriller but also a gripping family drama. It is in the moments spent untangling the threads of troubled relationships that the movie is at its best. show more

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  • November 23, 2009 robbie61987
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    so called true to life story based on a lousy screenplay, shallow acting, and a all too predictable ending.

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