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Slingshot (2005)

 -  Crime | Drama | Romance  -  26 April 2005 (USA)
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Andrea Leigh ...
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Two cunning and manipulative drifters venture into Farifield County, Connecticut looking to seduce wealthy and lonely housewives.

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Crime | Drama | Romance

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Rated R for pervasive language, drug use, some sexuality and violence | See all certifications »
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Tracey: You're not some kind of child molester, are you?
Ash: If I was a child molester, would I tell you about it?
Tracey: [ponders a beat] Good point.
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Hold Me Now
Performed by Alyssa Layton
Written by Roger & Logan Raskin
Courtesy of Miral Publishing (ASCAP)
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Lost in the edit
18 September 2007 | by (Switzerland) – See all my reviews

This should have been a moody, gritty, movie which lingered in the memory as an exposition of relationship where the dominant personality only survives because the personality being dominated sees no hope of change.

The acting was intense and skillful, the dialogue worked but the movie was irritatingly ineffective: too many distance shots that suggested lack of focus rather than a broader picture. Poor flow. The first 5 minutes could have been missed out altogether.

I suspect that, with a different edit, this movie could have been compelling.

In its current form it is flat, formless and tremendously disappointing.


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