Danny Boyle's latest film might be a meditation on the veracity of memory, or, more likely, another visual/visceral emotional thrill ride with liberal doses of pointless mayhem. Of course, it might be something else entirely. It's hard to tell from the trailer, but, for me, at least, it's a must see...
Tickets are available from Landmark's website. I'm in J1. This is a smaller theatre and is likely to sell out. I urge you to get your ticket online. If you change your mind about attending, you can cancel your ticket online and just lose the $1 service charge.
Dinner after the movie is posted here.
Simon (James McAvoy), a fine art auctioneer, teams up with a criminal gang to steal a Goya painting worth millions of dollars, but after suffering a blow to the head during the heist he awakens to discover he has no memory of where he hid the painting. When physical threats and torture fail to produce answers, the gang’s leader Frank (Vincent Cassel) hires hypnotherapist Elizabeth Lamb (Rosario Dawson) to delve into the darkest recesses of Simon’s psyche. As Elizabeth begins to unravel Simon’s broken subconscious, the lines between truth, suggestion, and deceit begin to blur