In the Cut

In the Cut

DVD - 2004
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A lonely young woman in New York City gets tangled up in a murder investigation when a severed head is found in her garden. When she becomes involved with the homicide detective on the case, she realizes that the prime suspect may be closer than she likes to think.

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slarsen
Apr 12, 2017

I liked this movie. Having said that, I found it quite a curious and dark movie shot in a trashy-type neighborhood. I think the characters did a good job displaying the type of people you might find living there. Keeping it real, it was a bit depressing. The murders seemed almost second place to the feelings of the characters. There was a bit of gratuitus sex that I think was needed for the development of the characters. I gave it an almost 4 rating.

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B00ks2go
Dec 22, 2016

Meg Ryan acting like she is high in real life not just in character and trying to prove she isn't just a "girl next door" type. Total failure in this role. Lots of sex scenes but not much else.

I actually saw this film twice, but not intentionally. The second time I was staying with a friend and he had rented it so I sat through it, which was not easy. Visually, it looks great. This is what NYC looks like. But the plot is turgid and weighed down by dime-store eroticism. There might be a triumphant feminist message here; if so, I missed it. Disappointing coming from a director whose films include THE PIANO, PORTRAIT OF A LADY, HOLY SMOKE! and the tremendous BRIGHT STAR. I suppose even an auteur such as Jane Campion can fire off a dud.

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Saint_Mirin
Jan 10, 2015

Agree with first reviewer.

btmslt Nov 29, 2012

An alright murder mystery which is somewhat predictable.

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