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Salvo (2013)

Not Rated | | Crime, Drama, Romance | 22 August 2014 (USA)
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Salvo is a body guard and hit man for a mafioso. After foiling an attack on his employer, Salvo hunts down the man who organised it and encounters the man's blind sister. She causes Salvo to question himself and his existence.
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Salvo is a body guard and hit man for a mafioso. After foiling an attack on his employer, Salvo hunts down the man who organised it and encounters the man's blind sister. She causes Salvo to question himself and his existence.

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Salvo - Magányos szerelmesek  »

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Slow moving, dialog free
10 January 2014 | by See all my reviews

Saw this at Palm Springs Film Festival, Jan '14. Had high expectations that this would meet the film description. It opened with some action, but then got very plodding as the main character first met the female lead. I suppose this was artsy or character development stuff, but for me, it was just slow.

The movie did not lead me to care emotionally about either main character.

At our screening the film ended and the audience *moaned*. Never heard such a reaction at a film festival, where the movies are supposed to be the best of the best.

Avoid this one.


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