Before heading out to sea, though, Chris tasks his friend Sebastian Ben Foster, in a characteristically thankless role in an uncharacteristically mediocre film with watching over his wife, Kate, Kate Beckinsale and his two sons. Panama's part is nothing but a handful of clichés. He plays the usual Latino crazy gangsta but he ain't pulling it off this time. This movie's made for me. Doch als sein Schwager Ben Foster einen Job vermasselt und in Lebensgefahr schwebt, sieht sich Chris gezwungen, seine illegalen Geschäfte erneut aufzunehmen und wieder zu schmuggeln.
So Chris offers to find a way to pay Briggs but then he threatens Chris' family if he doesn't deliver. Someone somewhere will go cuckoo for Kormákur's cocoa puffs. Für Chris beginnt damit ein Wettlauf gegen die Zeit, um genug Geld aufzutreiben, seine Familie auszulösen. Ata shkojnë në Panama me një anije tregtare për të sjellë para të fallsifikuara që të siguronin paratë që Adi ka borgj, por gjithçka nuk shkon ashtu si e kishin menduar në fillim. So he gets on a freighter destined for Panama and he sets out to bring back some counterfeit currency. About: Chris Faraday once smuggled illegal items or contraband into the country on freighters.
Will Kate figure out Sebastian is playing her and her husband? Voices are largely clear and intelligible throughout insofar as Kormákur's frenetic sound design allows , and prioritization is more than impressive considering the chaos that erupts during action sequences. Un'ambientazione poco battuta ma affascinante come la zona portuale di New Orleans, una storia in grado di fornire al pubblico sia la tensione del genere che la necessaria possibilità di riconoscersi nei personaggi. Low-end thooms and booms command attention, shipping crates grumble and groan under the strain of their own weight, engines roar with conviction, and automatic weapons punctuate the proceedings with authority. Download Contraband movie in :. Honestly, I hope you're that guy. So Chris offers to find a way to pay Briggs but then he threatens Chris' family if he doesn't deliver. Kur Adi, kunati i tij humb mallin në një trafikim që po kryente dhe i duhet që të paguajë 700.
So he gets on a freighter destined for Panama and he sets out to bring back some counterfeit currency. Dialogue gets overrun now and again, but rarely at crucial points in the film. He tells Chris that it would be better to bring drugs instead of the cash. Genre: , , , Stars: , , Director: Baltasar Kormákur Country: , , Rating: 7. Director Baltasar Kormákur, working from an unwieldy script by Aaron Guzikowski in turn, an adaptation of Reykjavík-Rotterdam, a 2008 Icelandic film starring Kormákur himself , teeters and totters from one end of the genre spectrum to the other, tossing in whatever looks cool, 'splodes big, and feels edgy. Cinephiles will probably scoff at the heavy handedness of it all, but fans will be thrilled with every sinewy salvo.
Chris Faraday once smuggled illegal items or contraband into the country on freighters. He left that life behind, got married, has a family and went legit. While Contraband will certainly find its way into its fans' hands as camp-splitting actioners so easily do , it could have been much, much better. It starts out well enough, I suppose. He left that life behind, got married, has a family and went legit. It's even got Mark Wahlberg and Giovanni Ribisi, and I loooove me some Marky Mark and Cory Kupkus. Scars, pores, stubble and any other facial feature and fine texture that leaps into the equally stark light is captured with razor sharp clarity, edge definition is crisp and exacting with only an occasional hint of high-noon haloing , and delineation is non-existent, which is a good thing in this case as that's part of the aesthetic Kormákur and Ackroyd are aiming for.
He left that life behind, got married, has a family and went legit. He tells Chris that it would be better to bring drugs instead of the cash. Chris knows the only way to come up with so much cash in just two weeks is to wander off the straight-n-narrow, return to his old smugglin' ways and board a cargo ship bound for Panama. And, contrary to popular belief, reviewers generally hate being right when it comes to warning people away from subpar films. But in the hands of director Baltasar Kormákur and screenwriter Aaron Guzikowski, it's everything you'd expect and everything it shouldn't be.
We get no joy from seeing you suffer. He left that life behind, got married, has a family and went legit. Grain, heavy and distinct, is intact; artifacting, banding and aliasing are nowhere to be found; and the crush that dominates the darkness, though certainly distracting, shouldn't come as a surprise to anyone. Also the triangle between Whalberg, Beskinsale and Foster is beyond credibility. I'd almost rather have no PiP experience than a spotty, disappointing one. But then Kormákur and his crew begin tossing good sense, logic and sound reasoning overboard, although why they felt the need to throw over every fundamental they laid their hands on is beyond me.
Yes, it all favors brash bombast over subtle nuance, but so does Contraband. Alas, Sebastian is having money problems of his own, meaning Chris inadvertantly left his family in more danger than they were already in. Otherwise, you'll find yourself wishing you had held onto your cash or smuggled a better flick into your Blu-ray player. Der Sicherheitsangestellte Chris Farraday Mark Wahlberg führt ein anständiges Leben mit seiner Frau Kate Kate Beckinsale und hat seine Vergangenheit als Schmuggler hinter sich gelassen. It does feature one unintentionally amusing revelation: Kormákur and Hayes looked to The Deer Hunter when making key decisions. Contraband bleeds convention, and muddled, stupefyingly outdated convention at that. So Chris offers to find a way to pay Briggs but then he threatens Chris' family if he doesn't deliver.
There's a solid genre pic hidden in the cargo hold of Contraband, although it would take an act of God or a move of Tony Scott to uncover it. Doch als der Plan misslingt, landen Kate und seine Söhne auf der schwarzen Liste böswilliger Drogenbosse. Chris Faraday once smuggled illegal items or contraband into the country on freighters. You will get a notification at the top of the site as soon as the current price equals or falls below your price. The producer has got his quota of failure.