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Brick
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7.4 IMDB rating
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Noah Fleiss Noah Fleiss
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Matt O Matt O'Leary
The Brain
Noah Segan Noah Segan
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Richard Roundtree Richard Roundtree
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great modern muder-mystery film-noir

10 years, 5 months ago at May 4 12:41
8 votes
Take a classic 1940s film noir murder mystery and throw it into modern times, make it revolve around drugs and high school kids, add some awesome handheld camera cinematography, and you have 'Brick'. I thought the acting was completely stellar from everyone involved, although the teens seemed a lot more mature and intelligent than real teens found in today's high schools. I think it would've bee... read more

Must-see indie classic

4 years, 8 months ago at Feb 10 8:21
5 votes
"Throw one at me if you want, hash head. I've got all five senses and I slept last night, that puts me six up on the lot of you."

Brick is an interesting little flick, a motion picture that you admire and appreciate for its ambitions rather than conventionally love or enjoy. Independently financed and produced on a paltry budget, the film is the directorial debut of Rian Johnson, wh... read more

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10 years, 7 months ago at Mar 23 22:41
4 votes
I really enjoyed this film. I hadn't heard much about it before I saw it and was a little bit surprised to see so many people complaining about how hard the dialogue was to follow. To me the dialogue fitted the theme of the film perfectly. Essentially this film follows children who are acting far older and more intellectual than they actually are. There are certain scenes which seem to remind you ... read more
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Description: In a modern-day Southern California neighborhood and high school, student Brendan Frye's piercing intelligence spares no one. He's not afraid to back up his words with actions, and knows all the angles; yet he prefers to stay an outsider, and does - until the day that his ex-girlfriend, Emily, reaches out to him unexpectedly and then vanishes. His feelings for her still run deep; so much so, that he becomes consumed with finding his troubled inamorata. To find her, he enlists the aid of his only true peer, the Brain, while keeping the assistant vice principal only occasionally informed of what quickly becomes a dangerous investi ... (more)
Release date: 14 April 2006
Tags: Mystery (22), Drama (21), Noir (17), 2005 (16), Drugs (13), (11), Indie (10), Detective (9), High School (9), 2000s (8), Film Noir (7), Thriller (7), Murder (7), Crime (6), Teen (5), Usa (5), 2006 (3), Action (3), 2000's (2), Fantasy Filmfest (2)
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