Killing them softly / Smashed
As Robin is getting ready for the end of the year top ten lists she is looking into some additional potential Oscar performances. This week she looks into Killing them Softly and Smashed that is in theaters the weekend of December 7th after a three week delay. In Killing them Softly three amateurs stickup a Mob protected card game, causing the local criminal economy to collapse. Brad Pitt plays the hitman hired to track them down and restore order. Killing Them Softly also features Richard Jenkins , James Gandolfini, Ray Liotta, Scoot McNairy, Ben Mendelsohn, and Vincent Curatola. Max Casella, Trevor Long, Slaine and Sam Shepard also make appearances.