<i>Out of the Furnace</i>: An Awesome Sleeper Movie!
Huffington Post - about 3 years
Just when I thought this wonderful movie season could not get any better... it did. My Huffington readers are well aware of my rather far-out opinions via many reviews here of recent films, from the highly favorable Twelve Years a Slave, Blue Jasmine, Mandela, Dallas Buyers Club, Blue is the Warmest Color to the highly disliked The Prisoners and The Counselor (whose director, Ridley Scott, along with Leonard DiCaprio, are two of the producers of the film I am reviewing herein) and even some just-to-me blah films Nebraska, Inside Llewyn Davis, there are still a few upcoming which I am anxious to see: Labor Day, Saving Mr. Banks, The Wolf of Wall Street but last night I attended a screening at the CAA theatre of an unheralded (to me) film, Out of the Furance, which shook me up and upended my opinions about the best of the year. I decided to go at the last minute because I am a fan of Christian Bale, the fine actor who is playing the lead role in this grimy, brutal and brilliant dra
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