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Filipe F. Coutinho's rating of the film The Old Man and the Gun

In many ways, this story is a perfect fit for Lowery's sensibilities: grounded with sprinkles of magic. The auteur knows film, loves film and sweats unyielding passion for the craft. That’s entirely visible in every frame of this film, a love letter to Old Hollywood and old school filmmaking. Lowery understands that a story well told is all about using cinematic tools not in spite of the narrative but in its service.