August 28, 2012 9:04 PM

Moonshine, blood and talent flow profusely in ‘Lawless’

“Lawless” blends brutal realism with the glossy sheen of Hollywood mythmaking. Based on the novel “The Wettest County in the World,” the movie is firmly on the side of the outlaws. The bootlegging Bondurant brothers are just nice boys trying to make a living, even if that means committing acts of horrific violence once in a while.

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