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Old 12-05-2016, 05:08 PM
 
Location: Omaha, Nebraska
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Has anyone besides me seen this yet? I'm still thinking about it a day later; it's one of the more haunting movies I've seen in recent years.
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Old 12-05-2016, 06:43 PM
 
Location: D.C.
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Definitely in my top 5 for the year. I expect multiple Oscar nominations (Affleck, Williams, Hedges, Lonergan).
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Old 12-05-2016, 08:04 PM
 
Location: Omaha, Nebraska
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The whole cast was outstanding. I was also impressed with the seamless way the film moved between the modern-day scenes and the flashbacks; it was like watching a very intricate puzzle being assembled, as the story slowly comes together.
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Old 12-05-2016, 11:29 PM
 
Location: Southwestern, USA
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I knew it would make this kind of impact....ok...
I will make it a point to see it.
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Old 12-06-2016, 04:13 AM
 
Location: Henderson, NV, U.S.A.
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Starts Thursday with 7pm showings this week here. I will definitely see it (and Tom Ford's Nocturnal Animals). .....
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Old 12-06-2016, 07:28 AM
 
Location: Born & Raised DC > Carolinas > Seattle > Denver
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One of the best movies I've seen all year. I see multiple Oscar noms coming. Casey is one of the most underrated actors out there.
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Old 12-06-2016, 08:49 AM
 
Location: Lakeland, Florida
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I want to see this film. I've seen the preview, and it looks interesting. Plus I'm from the area, so that makes it all the more appealing. I just don't see an upcoming schedule for it, where I live in Fla. Evidently it must be a limited release film.
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Old 12-06-2016, 09:59 AM
 
Location: Omaha, Nebraska
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It's the sort of film that benefits from a a carefully planned release schedule so it can build based on word-of-mouth. I expect it will go into wider release soon.
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Old 12-13-2016, 05:13 PM
 
Location: Lakeland, Florida
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I want to see this film. I've seen the preview, and it looks interesting. Plus I'm from the area, so that makes it all the more appealing. I just don't see an upcoming schedule for it, where I live in Fla. Evidently it must be a limited release film.
I found a theater showing this film, so I got to see it today. It was excellent. It was very well put together. I agree it is played like a puzzle being put together. I did like seeing the seaside town, and the homey New England feel of the region. I do miss that about Mass now that I retired in Fla. What I never understand in the many movies set in Mass. Why does Hollywood think that all, working class people of the region. Speak in such a way Cuss word after Cuss word. I virtually see it in every movie set in the Boston area.


So this movie definitely gets my recommendation.
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Old 12-13-2016, 07:13 PM
 
Location: Boca Raton, FL
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Smile Saw it also

Excellent acting; haunting feeling also.

Not prepared for the ending though.
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