Re: RARA-AVIS: Re: Memento

Date: 15 Feb 2008

In a message dated 2/14/08 10:43:33 AM, writes:

> Although not really a plot in reverse, SPARTAN (2004) starring Val
> Kilmer is also a worthwhile recent noir.  It essentially involves the
> search for the missing daughter of the US president, but the plot jumps
> around quite a bit in order to provide, in an indirect sort of way,
> some context for not only what happened to the president's daughter,
> but also what happened to Kilmer's character that led him into this
> search in the first place and how those events ultimately aid in his
> efforts.  A good film, even if not quite in the same league as MEMENTO.

I liked this one as well. written and directed by David Mamet, I believe

John Lau

************** The year's hottest artists on the red carpet at the Grammy Awards. Go to AOL Music.

[Non-text portions of this message have been removed]

This archive was generated by hypermail 2b29 : 15 Feb 2008 EST