Heat (1995)

Rewatching for my The Complete Pacino list. In the DVD extras we learn that Michael Mann and Al Pacino decided that Pacino's character, Vincent Hanna, should dabble in cocaine once in a while. This would result in him being a little over the top on occasion. But by not putting any evidence of this in the … Continue reading Heat (1995)

Two Bits (1995)

Rewatching for my The Complete Pacino list. Pacino was 55 when he made this, and I'm guessing the character was supposed to be around 80. If only that were the worst thing about it. These may well be events that genuinely happened to the writer when he was growing up, but presenting everything as a gentle … Continue reading Two Bits (1995)