The Riddle (2007)

The Riddle





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Johnny Was screenwriter and executive producer Brendan Foley makes his feature directorial debut with this psychological thriller that asks what a burned-out sports journalist, an eccentric vagrant, and a Charles Dickens novel could have to do with a series of unsolvable murders. Mike Sullivan (Vinne Jones) is s sports writer who longs to become a serious newsman. Strangely, and for reasons beyond Sullivan's comprehension, his superiors at the newspaper and a Police Inspector named Willis (P.H. … More

Rating: PG-13
Genre: Mystery & Suspense, Drama
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On DVD: Aug 19, 2008


as Mike Sullivan
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Jacobi is working at full steam as both the tramp and Dickens, his dedication to the project matched only by Vanessa Redgrave's complete lack of interest.

Full Review… | March 4, 2012
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I wanted to like it but overall it was rather slow and boring, real shame considering the actors involved in this.

Dean King

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Couldn't keep me interested enough to watch with any enthusiasum. Kind of played in the background as I went about other tasks.

Leigh Ryan

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