Blast of Silence

Blast of Silence

Blast of Silence, Allen Baron, USA, 1961, 77'

A film noir masterpiece.

Frankie Bono puts his work as a hitman above all else, never allowing distractions to come between him and his intended goals on the job. His life is a solitary one, and makes sure his focus is never shaken. When his latest target makes him re-evaluate himself, a former flame comes back into his life, Frankie finds himself in an unfamiliar situation. Can he maintain his focus and finish the job, or will he finally have to give in to his loneliness?