A welcome throwback to an earlier, more generously entertaining era of summer blockbusters, grounded in an immensely appealing star turn by Channing Tatum.
For all its negative pre-release publicity, this is a surprisingly smart, gripping and imaginative addition to the zombie-movie canon.
An insidious web of money, sex and power entangles all the characters in Claire Denis' hypnotic nocturnal thriller.
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The Coens have again taken a real time and place and freely made it their own in this boldly original, highly emotional journey.
As with all such carte-blanche extravaganzas (increasingly rare in this cautious Hollywood age), it exudes an undeniable fascination -- at least for a while.
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