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You Were Never Really Here(2018) Review

Cast : Joaquin Phoenix, Ekaterina Samsonov, Judith Roberts, Alex Manette, John Doman Director : Lynne Ramsay Genre : Thriller Synopsis : A contract killer uncovers a conspiracy while trying to save a kidnapped teen from a life of prostitution. 

Weapon of Choice - Hammer!

We all love rooting for the bad guys. Watching films that delve into the psyche of the bad guy or seeing the anti-hero going through a moral conundrum is like performing a gripping understudy of evil. It's no small surprise then that films featuring contract killers, hitmen, and assassins not just serve as more than just a guilty pleasure, albeit a bloody one, but in some cases, transcend the action or thriller genre. 
It's interesting how cinema often uses the contract killer as an immoral tool to elicit different responses. Who can imagine the otherwise amiable Tom Hanks as a Depression era hitman in the critically acclaimed Road to Perdition(2002)? Then there are the likable duo of Vincent Vega and Jules W…

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