Super Film Bros

The weekly movie podcast where anything goes!

Road to Perdition

June 16th, 2017

Another week has come and that means another episode of Super Film Bros with Wade, Jeremy and Jose for your listening pleasure. This week we share some news on The Weekly Hornet along with a memoriam to the Bright Knight himself the late Adam West star of the original Batman feature movie.

Later in the episode we review Road to Perdition the 2002 film starring Tom Hanks, Paul Newman, and Jude Law as well as Daniel Craig. A movie directed by Sam Mendes (American Beauty, Skyfall). cinematography

 During the winter of 1931 Mike Sullivan played by Tom Hanks is an enforcer of the Rooney crime family headed by Paul Newman and after his oldest son witnesses a crime committed by his father, Rooneys son Connor (Daniel Craig) doesn't trust that Mikes son will keep his mouth shut and murders Mikes wife and younger son while also setting up Mike to be killed himself. Mike has to protect his son and get  vengeance for his family while also being hunted by hired hitman Maguire (Jude Law).

It's a great film bar none, definitely worth the watch if you haven't seen it or if you have go revisit it. It's beautifully shot (it won an oscar for best cinematograpy for crying outloud) and well acted by everyone involved. Enough reading though, get to listening people and hear what we think of it!

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