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  • Although Criminal retains its source material's cleverness and intricate plotting, something seems to have been lost in the translation. show more

  • Apart from Luna's exquisitely subtle performance, Criminal's strongest suit is the so-artless-it's-artful cinematography by Chris Menges, which gives the impression of being shot by a fly on the wall. Similarly, Alex Wurman's jazz-infused score contributes to the improvisational atmosphere. show more

  • The movie is fast and fun. Best of all are the actors, who likewise seem to know they've lucked into a rare good gig. show more

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