Cannes' first real dud

Takashi Miike's distended cop thriller tests our critic's patience.

Shield of Straw

Shield of Straw

The sun is finally out in Cannes, but I didn't get much illumination from Takashi Miike's slickly moralistic cop thriller, Shield of Straw. Click here for my review, and rent Hara-Kiri or 13 Assassins instead.

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