Andrew Dominik's Jesse James Epic Digs Deeper

Los Angeles CityBeat | September 28, 2007
Beyond the obvious reveal of the film's title, most of the major chronological turning points are either skipped in their entirety or divulged before the fact in narration culled from Hansen's elegiac prose, forcing audiences to abandon any traditional expectation of narrative linearity in favor of existential reflection.

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