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Sin City is a american film of genre Drama directed by Quentin Tarantino released in USA on 1 april 2005 with Jessica Alba

Sin City (2005)

Sin City
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Released in USA 1 april 2005
Length 2h4
OriginUSA
Genres Drama,    Science fiction,    Thriller,    Action,    Crime
Rating79% 3.997973.997973.997973.997973.99797

Sin City (also known as Frank Miller's Sin City) is a 2005 American neo-noir crime thriller anthology film written, produced, and directed by Frank Miller and Robert Rodriguez. It is based on Miller's graphic novel Sin City.

Much of the film is based on the first, third and fourth books in Miller's original comic series. The Hard Goodbye is about a man who embarks on a brutal rampage in search of his one-time sweetheart's killer, killing anyone, even the police, that gets in his way of finding and killing her murderer. The Big Fat Kill focuses on an everyman getting caught in a street war between a group of prostitutes and a group of mercenaries, the police and the mob. That Yellow Bastard follows an aging police officer who protects a young woman from a grotesquely disfigured serial killer. The intro and outro of the film are based on the short story "The Customer is Always Right", which is collected in Booze, Broads & Bullets, the sixth book in the comic series.

The film stars Bruce Willis, Mickey Rourke, Clive Owen, Jessica Alba, Benicio Del Toro, Brittany Murphy and Elijah Wood, featuring Alexis Bledel, Michael Clarke Duncan, Rosario Dawson, Carla Gugino, Rutger Hauer, Jaime King, Michael Madsen and Nick Stahl, among others.

Sin City opened to wide critical and commercial success, gathering particular recognition for the film's unique color processing, which rendered most of the film in black and white but retained or added coloring for selected objects. The film was screened at the 2005 Cannes Film Festival in competition and won the Technical Grand Prize for the film's "visual shaping".

Synopsis

The Salesman steps out of the elevator and walks onto a penthouse balcony where The Customer, wearing a beautiful red dress, looks out over Basin City. He offers her a cigarette and says that she looks like someone who is tired of running and that he will save her. She smiles to him, the two share a kiss and he shoots her; she dies in his arms. He says he will never know what she was running from but that he’ll cash her check in the morning.

Actors

Jessica Alba

(Nancy Callahan)
Alexis Bledel

(Becky)
Rosario Dawson

(Gail)
Benicio del Toro

(Det. Lt. Jack "Jackie Boy" Rafferty)
Jaime King

(Goldie and Wendy)
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Dirty Harry movies

Dirty Harry (1971) Magnum Force (1973) The Enforcer (1976) Sudden Impact (1983) The Dead Pool (1988) The Rookie (1990) Sin City (2005)

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