HELL OR HIGH WATER
FRI 18 JAN 19.30
BOUNDS GREEN CLUB (MAP)
In 2017, when the best picture nominations were announced, most of the raised eyebrows were over who and what wasn’t there: no Martin Scorsese and Silence, no Tom Ford and Nocturnal Animals (both of which had been heavily tipped) – and no Deadpool either, which the Marvel devotees had been hoping for. On the upside, the David Mackenzie-directed Hell or High Water had made the list instead.
This Friday, the film comes to Talkies Bowes and Bounds
David Mackenzie’s cops and robbers thriller is a throwback to a golden age of Hollywood that reflects smartly on the current plight of post-industrial America. Chris Pine and Ben Foster are bank-robbing brothers pursued by Jeff Bridges’ Texas ranger in a heavyweight, cynical thriller from Starred Up director David Mackenzie