jeudi 28 juillet 2016

Casino — A violent mobster drama that's now a classic — 10*/10

  • Overall: Tense, violent and excellent. One of the great movies by legendary director Martin Scorsese.
  • Who is it for? Those looking for an intense crime drama.
  • Synopsis & information
  • Known actors: Robert De Niro, Sharon Stone, Joe Pesci (his best performance ever) and James Woods.
  • Setting: Rich criminals in Las Vegas.
  • Style: Violent mobster drama.
  • Pacing: Slow development but always captivating.
  • Intro: Extensive, rich with details. You get completely immersed in the situation.
  • Story: Unfolds in a dramatic way, with almost never a dull or happy moment.
  • Ending: Everything goes to shit and folds up squarely.
  • Epilogue: Interesting. Violent.
  • Dialogs: Solid and extremely believable.
  • Characters: Incredible depth.
  • Acting: Superb. Perfect. Almost too perfect.
  • Special Effects: The explosion is getting a little old, but still excellent.
  • Costumes: Eye popping.