Out Of Time
Dir: Carl Franklin. US. 2003. 114 mins. This lightweight sub-noir thriller from director Carl Franklin is not merely implausible, it is preposterous. A star vehicle for Denzel Washington, who was reportedly paid $20m for his efforts, the film just about gets by on his megastar screen presence but stretches the limits of belief to the maximum. Box office results will be soft; although the Florida Keys setting is attractive, there is little fresh to mark it out in the marketplace ...
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