DVD: Seven Psychopaths

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When it came out at the cinema, Martin McDonagh's postmodern crime comedy alienated those In Bruges fans who were hoping for a straightforward retread of his beloved debut film.

But the repeat viewings offered by the DVD should raise Seven Psychopaths in people's estimation. Yes, it's tricksy, but McDonagh's intellectual game-playing is balanced by his genuine concerns about the morality of action movies.