Five Fingers
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Writer-director Lawrence Malkin's thriller Five Fingers casts Ryan Philippe as Martijn, a gifted Dutch jazz pianist who flies to Morocco to set up a food assistance program. On Middle Eastern soil, however, he and his security person, Gavin (portrayed by Colm Meaney) are promptly kidnapped by terrorists, dragged to a warehouse, chained down and blindfolded. The captors promptly kill Gavin and then begin systematic attempts to extract information from the pianist (about where he obtained the money to set up the program) - by cutting off his fingers one at a time. Martijn insists on his own… More

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"As a lesson in how subtle acting styles can calm a highly pitched story, pic delivers the goods."
‑ Jay Weissberg, Variety
"Estruturalmente similar ao excelente Uma Simples Formalidade, estabelece uma boa tensão através da montagem eficaz, das atuações intensas e de um roteiro que, embora não tão surpreendente, convence em sua lógica interna."
‑ Pablo Villaca, Cinema em Cena
"A thought-provoking mindbender unfolding in one room and narrowly focused on a grisly, gradually-escalating standoff."
‑ Kam Williams, Sly Fox
"The film is just average, a bit manipulative and is little more than a stagy adaptation of a play which never existed featuring more of a battle of the accents rather than will."
‑ Erik Childress, eFilmCritic.com
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