What is essentially an anti-globalisation story is humanised by its focus on a very personal tale of betrayal and bereavement. Both Fiennes and Weisz give landmark performances – no easy task for Fiennes who has been consistently good on screen.
Archive for October, 2005
This is not a big film. It is a small film in the best sense of the phrase, providing few, if any, answers to life’s dilemmas.
Writers, beware Hollywood producers bearing cheques. You may not recognise the film that results