Excerpt: Another great "shoot 'em up" action movie, only this time I thought the writer and director did an exceptionaly great job. Good acting, well written and with an ending that you can feel good about. I've heard a lot of good things about this movie and now after finally seeing it I can see why.
Excerpt: I consider myself a serious movie goer, but I must admit that I had never heard anything about this cult classic until resently. I read the reviews all over the internet, and the majority were praising this film in one way or another. For that reason, I did a blind buy of the movie.
Excerpt: A good transfer, only occasionally does the audio have anything worth noticing (there's mostly dialogue) but it a vast improvement in sound over the DVD. The theatrical cut looks better, the directors cut looks way too dark and lacks details in a painfully noticeable way.
Excerpt: Finally. This was one of the firs movies I wanted on Blu-Ray and all I can say is that Fox delivers again with a cleaned up picture and amazing sound. The movie always was a little grainy and the movies remains true to that. Thanks Fox.
Summary: I've always enjoyed non-linear storytelling. A number of people seem to have picked up on this aspect of the movie and thus dubbed it similar to Pulp Fiction (though no one mentions Reservoir Dogs) when this movie takes non-linear storytelling to a level beyond where Quentin Tarrantino was ever able...