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Film Review: Hell Or High Water (MA15+) (USA, 2016) rises above the simplicities of its genre

Proving that his script work on Sicario was no fluke, screenwriter Taylor Sheridan has taught an old dog some new tricks with Hell Or High Water, a should-be predictable crime tale that’s peppered with so many nuances and perceptive characters that it rises above its genre simplicities. Despite director David Mackenzie (Starred Up, Young Adam) hailing from the UK he captures the small Texan town mentality the film homes, and harnesses a trio of career-best performances from his leading men – Jeff Bridges, Chris Pine and Ben Foster – in the process.... Continue Reading

Cannes acclaimed film Hell of High Water starring Star Trek‘s Chris Pine gets a trailer

Following its acclaimed appearance at Cannes, as part of the Un Certain Regard section, the film Hell or High Water was picked up by Madman Entertainment for Australian distribution – which is expected later in the year. And today they’re teasing this release with the first trailer for the film.... Continue Reading