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Release Date: June 15th, 2007

Not Yet Rated|1 hr. 49 min.

Plot Summary
Set in the present in Melbourne, Australia, a power struggle takes place among gangsters.

Cast: , , , , , ,


Genres: Drama, Thriller

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  • This is Shakespeare as action film --- furiously paced and unapologetically cinematic. show more

  • The famous soliloquies are heard in voice-over -- a risky idea that works -- and Wright has found clever ways of naturalizing the play's more supernatural elements. show more

  • Visually, the film is a stunner, dotted with psychedelic colors and many shades of red -- one battle is fought with red laser-gun sights -- some looking realistically like blood. When gangsters open fire, their falls are choreographed like a ballet. The problem comes when the cast opens its mouth and Elizabethan dialogue tumbles out. show more

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