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Blue Tiger

  • Film

Time Out says

A directorial debut which takes a formula, straight-to-video screenplay and gives it a huge shot of adrenaline in the heart. It's the familiar exploitation story of a single mother who takes up arms when her child is killed in a mob shoot-out, but with gleaming cinematography, tight editing and top-notch performances across the board, this is worth a detour. Barba has an eye for detail (a new tattoo bleeding through Madsen's blouse) and a special way with action sequences - could John Woo be replacing David Lynch as the American indies' spiritual mentor for the mid-'90s?
Written by TCh

Release Details

  • Duration:88 mins

Cast and crew

  • Director:Norberto Barba
  • Screenwriter:Joel Soisson
  • Cast:
    • Virginia Madsen
    • Toru Nakamura
    • Ryo Ishibashi
    • Harry Dean Stanton
    • Dean Hallo
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