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Moral ambiguity fuels low-key intensity of police drama 'Felony'
Moral ambiguity fuels low-key intensity of police drama 'Felony'

Starring a trio of top male actors in splendid roles, the intricate, intimate "Felony" is a police story crossed with a perceptive psychological drama. Three very different Sydney, Australia, detectives, each one determined to do the right thing, have to decide how to define justice in one specific case and have to choose what lines can be crossed and what price can be paid in order to achieve it. These kinds of moral decisions always make for involving films, especially when the key performers are as good as Tom Wilkinson, Joel Edgerton and Jai Courtney. Working from a screenplay by Edgerton, rising Australian director Matthew Saville has expertly constructed a low-key,...

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