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    UHD Review A Few Words About A few words about...™ - Ronin -- in 4k UHD

    Out of curiosity, I searched for a copy of Zeik’s draft online and something popped up without too much effort. I won’t link it here because I can’t verify that it’s legit. I only skimmed through it, but if what I read is real and was the last draft that Zeik turned in, Frankenheimer’s initial...
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    UHD Review A Few Words About A few words about...™ - Ronin -- in 4k UHD

    Agreed. If you're familiar with Mamet's style, the dialog is immediately recognizable as his.
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    UHD Review A Few Words About A few words about...™ - Ronin -- in 4k UHD

    "Richard Weisz" is a pseudonym for David Mamet. EDIT: Did not see Worth's comment before I posted. Also, the shooting script was almost entirely written by Mamet. Zeik received credit because he wrote the first draft, but it was heavily re-written by Mamet.
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    UHD Review A Few Words About A few words about...™ - Ronin -- in 4k UHD

    Ronin has a couple of outstanding chase scenes, and it has a great cast, but I understand why it's not more beloved. Mamet's script is just a bit too pleased with itself, and the plotting around the MacGuffin is too clever by half. It's the type of storytelling only film dweebs will appreciate...
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