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THE SON OF NO ONE (2011)

WHAT THE CRITICS ARE SAYING
Release Date: November 4, 2011 (limited)
Studio: Anchor Bay Films
Director: Dito Montiel
Screenwriter: Dito Montiel
Starring: Channing Tatum, Tracy Morgan, Katie Holmes
Genre: Thriller
MPAA Rating: Rated R

****

44% Positive

The Consensus:

"Montiel cares little about plot logic or even the remotest connection with reality... but, as in the director's previous work, some terrific acting emerges from the absurd script."
--Melissa Anderson, Village Voice


Review Samplings:

This Reviewer loved it!
John DeFore, Hollywood Reporter

"Performances are strong across the board, and the movie offers a solid sense of place. But the mysteries, once explained, don't make a lot of sense."

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This Reviewer liked it!
Chris Bumbray, JoBlo's Movie Emporium

"Almost a great film, SON OF NO ONE is ruined by some truly boneheaded editorial tricks during the conclusion."

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This Reviewer disliked it!
Roger Moore, Orlando Sentinel

"It's all very messy and entirely too obvious at the same time."

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When reading reviews remember: "Critics are like eunuchs in a harem; they know how its done, they've seen it done every day, but they're unable to do it themselves." --Brendan Behan (successful Irish dramatist)

"Having the critics praise you is like having the hangman say you've got a pretty neck." --Eli Wallach (award winning screen actor)
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