The Little Things

The Little Things ★★★

The Little Things is a somewhat unmotivated police thriller. It's especially the ending that is so lackluster and so deeply unsatisfying, that I was really struggling to rate this. It tries to be really thought-provoking, but ends up being.. well actually a pretty straight-forward movie.

Denzel Washington, the great actor he is, elevates this movie, even though he's not even trying; Jared Leto, who's always weird as fuck, is really well casted in this movie and gives the whole thing a more rounded flair; Rami Malek, who I've experienced as an all-or-nothing-actor, sadly pulls the later.

There's still a great 90s vibe, the camera work is beautiful and James Newton Howard delivers another great soundtrack, meaning you don't totally waste your time.

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