EFC II #104 – Manhunter (1986)

The Epic Film Challenge II
#104 – Manhunter (1986)
Dir. Michael Mann
Starring: William Petersen, Kim Greist, Joan Allen, Brian Cox, Dennis Farina, Stephen Lang, Tom Noonan

The one hundred and fourth installment of the Epic Film Challenge II, Michael Mann’s stylish thriller based on the first novel to feature Hannibal Lecter, Manhunter.

Recorded in October 2016.

Is it a film you must see before you die?

Connie: Yes, a great thriller.

Luke: Yes, this really surprised me, I loved it. Top notch serial killer thriller film.

EFC II #3 – Heat (1995)

The Epic Film Challenge II
#3 – Heat (1995)
Dir. Michael Mann
Starring: Al Pacino, Robert DeNiro, Tom Sizemore, Diane Venora, Amy Brenneman, Ashley Judd, Val Kilmer, Jon Voight, Danny Trejo

The third installment of the Epic Film Challenge II, Michael Mann’s L.A crime epic, 1995’s Heat. Besides being a benchmark for crime/action films, Heat also boasts the first time screen legends Al Pacino and Robert DeNiro have appeared together in a film, sharing the same scenes.

Recorded in August 2013.

Is it a film you must see before you die?

Connie: Yes, I’m kind of ashamed I hadn’t seen it before.

Luke: Yes. A modern classic.