Kristian Levring’s blood-soaked tale of an immigrant farmer’s showdown with a gang leader has all the classic touches of the genre.
Author Archives: By MANOHLA DARGIS
In Belfast, 1971 was an eventful year of demands and bloodshed, and it was not always clear who was the enemy.
There’s a fine cast — including Michael Caine, Mark Strong and Samuel L. Jackson — as well as exploding heads and endangered dogs in Matthew Vaughn’s gory action movie.
Ronit Elkabetz plays a woman who is determined to escape her marriage, although the rabbinic power structure is stacked against her.