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Review: Extremely loud & Incredibly Close

DNWEB176 | 3/3/2012 | Author : Daniel Pinto | WC :536

Whether Extremely loud & Incredibly Close tugs at your heartstrings or not, it is a well-made film that is generally interesting and full of strong performances.

Film: Extremely loud & Incredibly Close
Cast: Tom Hanks, Sandra Bullock, Thomas Horn, Max von Sydow, Viola Davis, John Goodman
Director: Stephen Daldry
Rating: *** Extremely loud & Incredibly Close, an adaptation of the 2005 book of the same name by Jonathan Safran Foer. The film sees young Oskar Schell, an 11-year-old who tries to find closure after terror attacks on the World Trade Center on 9/11 robbed him of his father.

Oskar, we learn, might be suffering from a high functioning form of autism.

Drawing insights from emotionally detached observations and the bottomless sea of fact
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