Based on 33 Critics
  • In crafting a fierce, fragmented, downbeat film about a character who makes the wrong decision as a man by being right as a cop, Penn flies in the face of what sells in Hollywood. Godspeed. show more

  • The problem isn't a lack of substance, and certainly not a dearth of talent, but a shortage of fun. show more

  • It is understatement to say that Nicholson does some of the finest work of his career here, easily equaling "The Shining" for gargoyle monstrousness and "As Good as It Gets" for tortured humanism. show more

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