2 Days in the Valley
John Herzfeld deftly welds together a multitude of subplots-- a loser hitman and a cool assassin involved in an insurance scam; a washed-up director, turned suicidal, if only he had someone to care for his beloved dog; a snooty art dealer, wracked by kidney stones, cared for by his devoted assistant; a grungy deranged vice cop, now partnered with a fresh-faced rookie; and two beautiful and jealous women entangled in their deadly scheme - into a spoof of the crime thriller genre.
It's already the rule, that movies coming from John Herzfeld are always at least 7/10. 2 Days in the Valley turned out to be a huge commercial success. Very entertaining movie, probably the most popular movie from John Herzfeld. 2 Days in the Valley - and you know, you won't waste time even watching it n-th time. Its mystery allows for any interpretation, while refined details show how much effort, time, talent, and even genius you had to sacrifice for its implementation. It's taken me multiple rewatches... Show more
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