The Two Faces of January (film) - Wikipedia
The Two Faces of January is a 2014 American-British-French thriller film written and directed by Hossein Amini, in his directorial debut.It is based on Patricia Highsmith's 1964 novel The Two Faces of January and stars Viggo Mortensen, Kirsten Dunst and Oscar Isaac.. Filming took place on location in Greece and Turkey, and at Ealing Studios.It premiered in February 2014 in the Berlinale ...
The Two Faces of January (2014) - IMDb
Directed by Hossein Amini. With Viggo Mortensen, Kirsten Dunst, Oscar Isaac, Daisy Bevan. A thriller centered on a con artist, his wife, and a stranger who flee Athens after one of them is caught up in the death of a private detective.
The Two Faces of January (2014) - Rotten Tomatoes
The Two Faces of January represents an interesting exercise in a romantic thriller, one with promising characters and talented leads, yet with an ultimate ho-hum execution which makes it a rather ...
The Two Faces of January (2014) - Plot Summary - IMDb
The Two Faces of January (2014) Plot. Showing all 4 items Jump to: Summaries (4) Summaries. A thriller centered on a con artist, his wife, and a stranger who flee Athens after one of them is caught up in the death of a private detective. —Ringan ...
The Two Faces of January movie review (2014) | Roger Ebert
In “The Two Faces of January,” Viggo Mortensen wields a cigarette with the authority of Bette Davis and all the other great smokers of studio-era Hollywood. Gazing from under heavy-lidded eyes and a hat brim pulled low, Mortensen looks like a relic from that era, and cinematographer Marcel Zyskind lights him as such. The film is not only set in 1962, it looks as if it were made in 1962.
The Two Faces of January Review | SBS Movies
Hossein Amini’s The Two Faces of January, which comes from Highsmith’s 1962 novel, doesn’t need any special pleading. As a movie, Amini’s first, it’s better than pretty good; it has ...
The Two Faces of January - Wikipedia
The Two Faces of January is a psychological thriller novel by Patricia Highsmith.Its title alludes to the two faces of the Roman god Janus, after whom the month of January was named.Biographer Andrew Wilson, in his 2003 publication Beautiful Shadow: A Life of Patricia Highsmith claims the title is 'appropriate for the janus-faced, flux-like nature of her protagonists'.
The Two Faces of January Movie Review - Common Sense Media
Parents need to know that The Two Faces of January is a stylish thriller set in Greece and Turkey in the early 1960s. Based on a novel by Patricia Highsmith (who also wrote The Talented Mr. Ripley), the story revolves around a married couple and a young American guide they meet; none of the three main characters is who they seem.Expect a good deal of drinking; one of the men is an ugly drunk ...
The Two Faces of January Reviews - Metacritic
The Two Faces Of January Amini's mysterious yet one dimensional equation among his three dimensional characters is a calculative risk that works as a madhouse entertainment but is a hollow arthouse merchandise. This film-noir style espionage themed tale is a huge triumph on terms of its linearity and simplicity.
Amazon.com: The Two Faces Of January [DVD]: Movies & TV
It is very apt that this film is called THE TWO FACES OF JANUARY because, as Janus was the Roman god of beginnings and transitions, the three characters at the center of this noir-ish thriller are in somewhat of a transition themselves. When their paths cross in Athens (another nod to classic mythology, and one rich in its cultural history), it ...