Dying of the Light
- 92 min
- Directed by: Paul Schrader
- Cast: Nicolas Cage, Anton Yelchin, Irène Jacob, Alexander Karim
- UK release: 11 December 2014
Evan Lake (Cage) is a deskbound CIA veteran who sets out with protégé Milton Schultz (Yelchin) to get revenge on his terrorist nemesis from twenty years earlier (Karim). Pedestrian cloak-and-dagger yarn which was reportedly butchered in post-production, with compelling but frustrating glimpses of the much more interesting film that Schrader and Cage intended to make.
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Dying of the Light29 Dec 2014
Nicolas Cage and writer-director Paul Schrader reteam for a forgettable spy thriller
The ridiculously prolific Nicolas Cage has films lining up for release like circling planes waiting for a safe landing slot. On paper, spy thriller Dying of the Light is one of his more promising recent ventures. Originally set to be directed by Nicolas…
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