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Kyle Knapp's rating of the film The Year of Living Dangerously

Thematically messy, and fragmentary editing clouds the story, though it does mostly save it from sluggishness. When the film leaves Billy it loses its center, but it transcends its flaws to be a near-great film, thanks to an outstanding sense of place and Hunt's performance as Billy. Weaver, accent aside, hits the right note of maddening opacity, and it's nice to see Gibson at his pre-crazy, charismatic best.