The film's atmosphere is incendiary. It has style to burn. But for the most part, the performances are all wet. show more
The production certainly looks sumptuous, and certifies Mr. Hartnett as a mainstream movie star. But the script is frequently impenetrable, the pacing is ponderous, and the film noir style can't conceal a crucial piece of misconceived casting.
The second half feels heavy and unfulfilled, potential greatness reduced to a good movie plagued with problems. show more