By clarencecarter | REVERSEBLOG: the reverse shot blog October 4, 2005 at 10:17AM
Filmenthusiast2000: Lord of War is getting really good IN MY MIND.
clarencecarter: I have to give credit to a movie that completely shucks pretense and stops giving us reasons to like its main character. unlike really fatuous shammery like Thank You For Smoking.
Filmenthusiast2000: I love Nic Cage when he plays dead (spiritually) like this--Windtalkers is another example; one of the most stand-offish, resolutely unlikable central performances I