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The lead actors, Li Yixiang and Wang Shuangbao, are completely believable, sucking us into their casually cruel world.
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Makes for gripping, merciless drama.
Blind Shaft, a well-acted and well-produced film, is a quiet though searing indictment of contemporary China.
Blind Shaft means to leave the viewer dazed, and it does.
Deftly swings to a spartan, engrossing climax, and the final twists spell out what the murderers are made of and the setting responsible for creating them. It is a true piece of film magic.
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