jeudi 26 mai 2016

The Nice Guys — Ridiculous and hilarious action buddy comedy — 8*/10

  • Story: Even though the story is pretty simple, you get sucked in by that little intrigue and by the incredible succession of ridiculous antics. You'll laugh and be surprised, constantly asking yourself: "Really?" Solid action.
  • Setting: A 70s period piece.
  • Style: Action odd pair buddy comedy.
  • Pacing: Excellent. Fast with a few nice character moment breathers.
  • Ending: Action intense and relatively good.
  • Epilogue: Gives a good twist to the ending.
  • Dialogs: Funny. At times, witty.
  • Characters: Very good depth and extremely interesting, only a few archetypical ones, mainly the bad guys.
  • Acting: Great.
  • Known actors: Russell Crowe, Ryan Gosling, Yaya DaCosta and Keith David.
  • Cameos: Kim Basinger who did not give us her best.
  • Synopsis & information
  • Entertainment value: High.
  • Who is it for? Those looking for a very entertaining and solidly made action comedy or any Crowe and Gosling fans.