‘Stand Up Guys’ is a tale of vice and men

Christopher Walken, Alan Arkin and Al Pacino are the 'Stand Up Guys'
Christopher Walken, Alan Arkin and Al Pacino are the ‘Stand Up Guys’

[rating=2]Starring: Christopher Walken, Al Pacino, Alan Arkin, Mark Margolis, Julianna Margulies, Addison Timlin
Director: Fisher Stevens
Writer: Noah Haidle

If Stand Up Guys, the new light crime noir that marks Fisher Stevens’ second stab as a feature film director, were a person, it would be a voyeur. This is most certainly a film that likes to watch.

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David Mamet’s ‘Glengarry Glen Ross’ is a masterwork not to be missed

Jack Lemmon and Kevin Spacey in 'Glengarry Glen Ross'
Jack Lemmon and Kevin Spacey in ‘Glengarry Glen Ross’

[rating=4]Starring: Al Pacino, Jack Lemmon, Alan Arkin, Kevin Spacey, Alec Baldwin, Ed Harris, Johnathan Price
Director(s): David Mamet
Writer(s): David Mamet, Based upon his Play

Even as Quentin Tarantino continues to ride a tide of popularity for his witty, self-consciously hip banter, there is still one undisputed, heavy weight champion of brilliant screen dialogue.

David Mamet.

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