The film’s themes of honour and friendship, as well as its outlandish, stylised bloodshed, retain their relevance for a contemporary audience

Hyperviolent and homoerotic, John Woo’s gangster masterpiece The Killer is as powerful today as in 1989

The film’s themes of honour and friendship, as well as its outlandish, stylised bloodshed, retain their relevance for a contemporary audience

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The film’s themes of honour and friendship, as well as its outlandish, stylised bloodshed, retain their relevance for a contemporary audience
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