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A Most Wanted Man (2014)A Most Wanted Man (2014)

A Most Wanted Man (2014)

Drama, Thriller

best
THE VERY BEST

8.0

movie

Germany, UK
English
Smart, Suspenseful, Thrilling
2014
Anton Corbijn
Bernhard Schütz, Daniel Brühl, Derya Alabora
121 min

Synopsis

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A Chechen Muslim illegally immigrates to Hamburg and becomes a person of interest for a covert government team which tracks the movements of potential terrorists.

Our Take

8.0
Ras DelTaro

Based on the book by John Le Carre, this slow-burning thriller tells the story of a half-Chechen, half-Russian immigrant suspected of terrorism, who is suddenly spotted in a big German city trying to get his hands on money that was left to him. Gunter (played by Philip Seymour Hoffman) is the head of an international counter-terrorism unit created after 9/11 to spot threats like these early on. Whether this man is a terrorist or not, what he is doing in Germany, how he fits in the grand scheme of things, and whether Gunter will succeed in his efforts – all of these are questions you will be begging to find answers for. Witty, supremely acted, and with a very provocative story line, A Most Wanted Man is perfect if you’re in the mood for a sharp thriller.

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Santiago Hernandez

Nice thriller. The acting is wonderful. The plot has wit and it’s quite suggesting.

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