(Great Britain/USA, 2007, 107 minutes)
Two contract killers are sent to the Belgian town of Bruges to wait for their next instructions after botching a hit. Lively, busy comedy-thriller bursting with black humour and a surprisingly melancholy streak, with excellent performances from a great cast.
Focus Features presents, in association with Film4, a Blueprint Pictures production in association with Scion Films; produced in association with Twins Financing. Starring Colin Farrell, Brendan Gleeson, Ralph Fiennes; Clémence Poésy, Jérémie Rénier, Thekla Reuten, Jordan Prentice, Zeljko Ivanek. Directed and written by Martin McDonagh; produced by Graham Broadbent, Pete Czernin; music by Carter Burwell; director of photography (DeLuxe, widescreen), Eigil Bryld; production designer, Michael Carlin; costume designer, Jany Temime; film editor, Jon Gregory.