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Motherless Brooklyn

Motherless Brooklyn
Lionel Essrog, a private detective living with Tourette syndrome, ventures to solve the murder of his mentor and best friend — a mystery that carries him from the gin-soaked jazz clubs of Harlem to the slums of Brooklyn to the gilded halls of New York's power brokers.
Title Motherless Brooklyn
Release Date January 27, 2020
Runtime
Genres Thriller, Drama, Mystery
Bruce Willis
Bruce Willis...
Frank Minna...
Edward Norton
Edward Norton...
Lionel Essrog...
Alec Baldwin
Alec Baldwin...
Moses Randolph...
Willem Dafoe
Willem Dafoe...
Paul Randolph...
Gugu Mbatha-Raw
Gugu Mbatha-Raw...
Laura Rose...

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Written by SWITCH.
It's a difficult task to pace a noir for a modern audience, and you can feel the two and a half hour runtime. The story is interesting and the parallels to America in the present day are welcomed, but there isn't enough tonal balance to contrast all the shadowy moodiness. The plot is on the more convoluted side, and you'd imagine that with it being a story about following a trail of clues, 'Motherless Brooklyn' would reward repeat viewings - but I'm not sure I would optionally sit through all of it again. There is nothing inherently wrong with this film, bar some odd edits and framing choices,... read the rest.

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