Saturday, December 24, 2011


"Best Surefire Crowd-Pleaser That Wasn't: Warrior
This one's failure to ignite with the great American male public is a mystery to all of us here at your favorite magazine. So just remember how Fight Club didn't do boffo business either before turning cult classic. Starring Tom Hardy and Joel Edgerton as a modern-day Cain and Abel - not to mention Nick Nolte as their dad, a grim fraud midway between Adam and God - director Gavin O'Connor's mixed martial-arts lollapalooza was The Deer Hunter divided by Rocky and multiplied by East of Eden."

- Tom Carson GQ - "The Real Best Movies of the Year"
The GQ&A: Warrior Director Gavin O'Connor

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