News of the World movie review: Tom Hanks anchors slow-burn western by Bourne films director Paul Greengrass

//News of the World movie review: Tom Hanks anchors slow-burn western by Bourne films director Paul Greengrass

News of the World movie review: Tom Hanks anchors slow-burn western by Bourne films director Paul Greengrass

4/5 starsTom Hanks reunites with director Paul Greengrass, some eight years after their Somali pirate adventure Captain Phillips , for a subtle, slow-burn western. News of the World stems from a 2016 novel by Paulette Jiles, which has been adapted here by Greengrass and Lion screenwriter Luke Davies.Greengrass may be best known for directing three of the Jason Bourne movies, but this 1870s-set drama shows just what he can do when he wants to let a story unfold at a more measured pace.Hanks…

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