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Sin City: A Dame to Kill For (2014)

 -  Crime | Thriller  -  22 August 2014 (USA)
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Some of Sin City's most hard-boiled citizens cross paths with a few of its more reviled inhabitants.

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Co-directors Robert Rodriguez and Frank Miller reunite to bring Miller's "Sin City" graphic novels back to the screen. Weaving together two of Miller's classic stories with new tales, the town's most hard boiled citizens cross paths with some of its more notorious inhabitants. Written by ®

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There is no justice without sin.

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Rated R for strong brutal stylized violence throughout, sexual content, nudity, and brief drug use | See all certifications »

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22 August 2014 (USA)  »

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Sin City 2  »

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Budget:

$65,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$6,317,683 (USA) (22 August 2014)

Gross:

$13,750,556 (USA) (3 October 2014)
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The film's budget was $60 million, making this the most expensive movie Robert Rodriguez has ever directed. See more »

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Nancy states that in the first Sin City, Hartigan killed himself by sticking a gun in his mouth and shooting. He actually shot himself in the forehead. See more »

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[first lines]
Marv: Metal screams. Something hits me square in the chest. There's no up or down. I don't weigh a thing.
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Eva Green!!! Jessica Alba!!! make sure you see it in 3D
24 January 2015 | by (Manchester, England) – See all my reviews

Well I guess I just like Robert Rodriguez's movies (Spy Kids films (especially No2), From Dusk Till Dawn, Planet Terror, Sin City, Machete Kills and the really cool and often forgotten 'The Faculty')

IF YOU LOVED THE ORIGINAL 'SIN CITY' THEN YOU SHOULD LOVE THIS TOO.

Marv and Dwight TEAM-UP...This is COOL!!!

Johnny's Story (the superb Joseph Gordon-Levitt) is perhaps the weakest but is still done with GREAT STYLE.

Nancy (Jessica Alba) is terrific here (a better role for her than in Sin City) and my has she changed by the end of it.

Senator Roark (portrayed by Powers Boothe) is the sly, unforgiving terrific villain of the piece.

And then then we get...... 'EVA GREEN'........Oh Wow!

This Dame has curves which just keep giving.

She is nothing short of 'SENSATIONAL' and gives one hell of a brave performance (they normally tone-down the nudity for things like this but not here) She is beautiful and like Roark she is sly and manipulative. Fella's your just gonna love her, just not so sure you'd want to make love to her (character) as she'd eat you for breakfast.

This is a really well made sequel...better in some regards (styling, Eva, the Team-up) not in others (some stories are weaker) but the STYLING and FEEL of the Film is just as COOL as EVER!

There are Plenty of Fantastic Cameo Roles too...

Rosario Dawson as Gail is back (and is still a busty beauty)

Bruce Willis picks up a nice cheque for a few nice minutes of work.

Ray Liotta gets to play with Juno Temple, the lucky fella (if they ever remake that 'BARBARELLA' film one day then it would be a close call between Juno & Alexa Vega for the Title Role)

Alexa Vega is here too :-) but blink and you'll miss her (she's one of the dancers)

Christopher Lloyd has a fun little role as a Doc tending to Johnny.

Jeremy Piven gets on the wrong end of his infatuated cop buddy.

Special mention for Dennis Haysbert as Manute who I think did a sterling job of standing in for the sadly departed Michael Clarke Duncan.

The only cameo that was disappointing was the super looking Jaime King but at least there were two of her :-)

BEST CAMEO? and by far was 'Stacy Keach' damn he looked almost like Jabba the Hut and yet you could tell it was him (even down to the hair lip)

It's a niche B-Movie that most will overlook but it's got good wit, style and is NEVER, EVER boring.

If you have a 3D set up use it (EVA in 3D is a WORK of ART)

Enjoy A Rocketeer Flyer up up and away 9.


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