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The Guys

Sigourney Weaver, Anthony LaPaglia

Directed by Jim Simpson
Rolling Stone: star rating
5 3
Community: star rating
5 3 0
April 4, 2003

Too much virtue can burden a film. But The Guys, based on the play Anne Nelson wrote in response to 9/11, earns its sentiment. Sigourney Weaver is funny and touching as a New York journalist who helps a fire captain (a superb Anthony LaPaglia) write eulogies for is lost men. The film is just two people talking, but director Jim Simpson finds its grieving heart.

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