DVD Review: The Town

By Drum Digital
13 April 2011

Rating 4/5

Thriller. 2010. 149 min.

with Ben Affleck and Rebecca Hall.

Director: Ben Affleck. 16VNSLD.

Doug MacRay (affleck) and his gang of bank robbers rule the underworld in a tough Boston neighbourhood. When a bank heist goes wrong they briefly take the manager (hall) hostage. Fearing she'll be able to identify them later MacRay stages a casual meeting to find out how much she has told the FBI – and ends up falling for her. affleck wrote, directed and plays the lead in this gritty, tense and hugely entertaining heist movie. highly recommended! Bonus: featurettes.

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