My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Get Carter


(out of 5)

‘s near-comeback was thwarted by the poor box office reception of this interesting little drama. It’s a shame, because while it offers no imaginative visual effects or high-octane action scenes, it does have a strong screenplay and terrific acting from the entire cast. Stallone plays a gangster who shows up in Las Vegas to find out more about the death of his brother, with whom he hadn’t spoken in years. Naturally, his sister-in-law () is wary of his presence, while her daughter () is open to getting to know this new member of her family. Great photography and a wonderful ending, though it won’t hold everyone’s interest who watches it. , who played the lead in the original, appears in a great supporting role.

Morgan Creek Entertainment, Franchise Pictures, The Canton Company, Epsilon Motion Pictures, Carter Productions

USA, 2000

Directed by

Screenplay by , based on the novel Jack’s Return Home by

Cinematography by

Produced by , ,

Music by 

Production Design by

Costume Design by

Film Editing by

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