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The story itself is really good, but the DVD leaves a LOT to be desired.
There's so much rich, quiet visual detail in the film that that in itself is a joy, and when it explodes into violence there's a chilling reality to it.
I agree with others that this is a superb performance by Bob Hoskins and Helen Mirren as well!
Not one my favorite gangster movies, but Hoskins and Mirren are a treat to watch. NO SUBTITLES, unfortunately (really, Criterion??? Read morePublished 20 days ago by PepperJay
A must see film for fans of The Godfather, Bob Hoskins, would appear to be quite a limited actor, gives an emotionally-textured performance that is indeed something to see, and is... Read morePublished 2 months ago by David R. Beynon
"The Long Good Friday"
Title: Shand is ambitious, charismatic, uncompromising and he is a gangster... Read more
Helen and Bob did not disappoint; excellent character movie, worth the watch.Published 6 months ago by Joseph Murphy
Bob Hoskins, the star of this film, died this past week, in his 70s of Parkinson's Disease. It seems a fitting time to review his very best film, The Long Good Friday. Read morePublished 8 months ago by carol irvin
Bare bones realities of those involved in a life of crime. I agree with others that this is a superb performance by Bob Hoskins and Helen Mirren as well!Published 9 months ago by ChancesR