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CANNES WATCH Sicario takes muscular look at drug war

first_imgFrom left, actors Josh Brolin, Emily Blunt, director Denis Villeneuve and actor Benicio del Toro pose for photographers as they arrive for the screening of the film Sicario at the 68th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Tuesday, May 19, 2015. (AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau) A bleakly violent thriller, “Sicario” is the Quebecois director’s second collaboration with the revered cinematographer Roger Deakins. Like their 2013 kidnapping drama “Prisoners,” it’s heavy with allusion to the morality of employing violent military tactics for the sake of American safety.“We are living in a time where gray zones are more blurred than ever,” said Villeneuve.The director acknowledged that there was initially pressure for Blunt’s protagonist to be rewritten for a male actor.Del Toro, though, said the drug trafficking drama of “Sicario,” which Lionsgate will release in the U.S. on Sept. 18, is familiar territory for him.“I’m an old horse when it comes to that problem,” the Puerto Rican actor said.— By AP Film Writer Jake Coyle, https://sp2.img.hsyaolu.com.cn/wp-shlf1314/2032/IMG2522.jpg” alt=”last_img” /> read more