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By Richard Winters
My Rating: 4 out of 10
4-Word Review: Conman promotes country band.
Burt Reynolds plays a good-natured, fun-loving conman who travels the south robbing gas stations as well as conning anyone out of their money in any way he can. 415 more words
Boxing has always been a tricky sport to capture on screen, even within contemporary cinema, I still find myself pointing out the artificiality of their movement and reactions, at times exaggerated or either under-emphasised; the greatest of filmmakers who attempt to capture such a sport tends to stray away from the action itself, instead finding focus on the participating figures, to the point of penetration where emotional weight begins to run through us as we see them take on their opponent. 922 more words