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Insomnia - the good kind

Saw a preview showing of this tonight, and was favorably impressed. Al Pacino is rugged and weary, Hillary Swank is smart and competent (and gorgeous in a very solid way), and Robin Williams is effectively creepy, showing the flip side of his usual clownishness.

A good, thoughtful detective film - should go over well with Law and Order fans. The scenery (Alaska (and BC playing Alaska)) is stunning, and damn near a character in itself. Steven Soderburgh (sp?) is an executive producer (as is George Clooney, of all people) and his fingerprints are all over, to the film's advantage.

And now I must to bed, lest I slip over the cusp into the less-than-pleasant type of insomnia...
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