A low-life hitman (Michelle Rodriguez, first sporting some facial hair) is involuntarily given gender reassignment surgery, and now has to live the rest of his life as a woman.But when it comes to actual thoughtfulness, I’m afraid the campy film falls somewhat short.Vidět Michelle Rodriguez s plnovousem se nenaskytá zase až tak často.
He hired another screenwriter and the two went at developing the story.
"It didn't come out very well and I abandoned it and let the option return to Denis," Hill said.
Fortunately, the film is far too dumb to cause any offense, except perhaps on good taste, but Hill wants it to be clear his film isn’t political, having the speechifying Rachel pontificate at one point about proper art being able to stand on style alone. Not a return to peak form for veteran Hollywood helmer Walter Hill, this cheesy Canadian indie contraption was picked up at the Cannes market for a TBA U.
It’s the director speaking clearly through one of his characters, but if Hill wants us to simply consider '(Re)Assignment' based on its aesthetics, he has clearly overestimated what he has brought to the table." Variety critic Dennis Harvey "With trans issues recently having entered mainstream discourse, certainly not every fictive treatment need be as nuanced as Oscar-nominated 'Transamerica' or Emmy-winning “Transparent.” Still, nobody — not even viewers willing to settle for good, unclean B-movie fun — is done any favors by something as crude as '(re)Assignment,' which gracelessly mashes together hardboiled crime-melodrama cliches and an unintentionally funny 'Oh no!
Hill said the initial idea for "The Assignment" came in 1978 when screenwriter Denis Hamill wrote the story, then titled "Tomboy," and sent it to him.
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"I was fascinated by it, it was very different," Hill recently told Business Insider.
"That moment of insight had to do with making an episode of 'Tales from the Crypt' that I had done in the 1980s," he said.
"I decided if I do it like a longer version of an episode from that show it would work, as the story had to be set it in a special world." To add to the "Tales from the Crypt" vibe of the movie, Hill was able to get a publisher to make a graphic novel version of "The Assignment," which he said helped in finally landing the financing (under million) to make the movie.
Jedná se tedy nenáročný thriller jen tak k odpočinku a snad i na usnutí.
As far as politically provocative movies go, Walter Hill’s new film The Assignment has all the goods.