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Uncaged - Lord of War (2005) & The Weather Man (2005)

This year, I am going to try to get through the whole oeuvre of Nicolas Cage because my fascination with this man and his contradictions is endless. God help me. Lord of War (2005) The problem of the illegal arms trafficking persists even today, and it is tricky to take a subject this serious lightly. Lord of War attempts to make a satire about the whole trade and how everyone, including the very countries that condemn it, is complicit. There are a lot of flashy, visual tricks such as the beginning when we follow the manufacturing of a single bullet and see how it exchanges so many different hands and ends up killing a young African child. I found the visual flair distracting at best, possib

 
 
 

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