Dorchester Film Society
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Bad Lieutenant

Sep 16, 2010 - 20:30 - Plaza

  • Director: Werner Herzog
  • Year: 2010
  • Country: USA
  • Run Time: 122 mins
  • Ratings
  • A: 24
  • B: 36
  • C: 33
  • D: 11
  • E: 9
  • Overall: 63.2
Bad Lieutenant

Nicolas Cage gives a brilliant and deranged performance as a corrupt cop in post-Katrina New Orleans, whose cocaine addiction and mounting debts tempt him to join forces with drug dealers. Herzog's manic melodrama is part black comedy, part pulp crime thriller and wholly gripping.