Violence, action and nudity in sinful city
Nine years after the hard-boiled graphic novel sensation Sin City burst onto the big screen, co-directors Robert Rodriguez and Frank Miller (who is also the writer) reunite to take us back to the mean black and white, hyper- stylised streets, writes Matt Adcock.
Sin City: A Dame to Kill For: Neo-noir nonsense
Rating: ** by Matt Brunson SIN CITY: A DAME TO KILL FOR**DIRECTED BY Robert Rodriguez and Frank MillerSTARS Mickey Rourke, Jessica Alba Co-conspirators Robert Rodriguez and Frank Miller serve up a steaming pile of sloppy seconds with Sin City: A Dame to Kill For, the long-delayed sequel to the 2005 hit Sin City.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
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