|Now one of America’s most respected directors; old-fashioned classically constructed dramas focused upon mature themes and characters. Powerfull and elegant. |
Mystic river (2003)
(Adaptation of Dennis Lehane novel) Friendship, murder, revenge and betrayal.
White Hunter Black Heart (1990)
Based on Peter Viertel’s roman about the making of The African Queen (John Huston, 1951): in Africa, a director obsession with hunting and killing an elephant came close to demolishing his film project as well as himself.