The best films waste no time, and In Bruges hits the ground sprinting with this pin-sharp voiceover: “After I’d killed him, I dropped the gun in the Thames, washed the residue off my hands in the bathroom of a Burger King, and walked home to await instructions.” – The Guardian
For this Throwback Thursday, we revisit In Bruges, starring Irish actor Colin Farrell (who won a Golden Globe® for his performance in this film), Brendan Gleeson, Ralph Fiennes, Clemence Poesy, Jeremy Renier, Thekla Reuten and Jordan Prentice. The film is scored by Academy Award® nominee Carter Burwell (Anomalisa, Carol, Mr. Holmes) and directed by Academy Award® winner Martin McDonagh. Watch our interview with Carter (below), who talks about scoring In Bruges movie (rent it on iTunes).
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Get ready to have the rug pulled out from under you. – Peter Travers, Rolling Stone
Violent and strategically funny. – Lisa Schwarzbaum, Entertainment Weekly
Undeniably fun and refreshingly un-P.C.!” – David Ansen, Newsweek
“A devilishly dark comedy. Disarmingly hilarious.” – Dennis Dermody, Paper