Members Donate Contact Us. Both scenarios certainly apply to "A Simple Plan. But uncharacteristically, Raimi does not dwell on the feasted-on face. This is also one of the few films I have recently seen where people actually are forced to face up to the consequences of their actions. First, Jacob apparently kills a farmer who stumbles on them as they are covering their tracks.
Jacob and his drinking buddy Lou, both unemployed, want to divy up the big boodle and run.
SAM RAIMI OPENS ``A SIMPLE PLAN'' IN A GHOSTLY
A chilling examination of greed both in terms of subject matter and the snowy Midwest setting"A Simple Plan" is certainly the most intense thriller to come along in many a moon, and perhaps the most thought-provoking as well. With Sarah as the fourth conspirator, though the men have agreed to tell no one, the evil begins to sink its claws into one and all. Battle Angel - TBD In a standout cast, Billy Bob Thornton shines. Smith who also wrote the book the film is based on, and though it annoys me when movies are different then the books, he obviouly has the right to do it here changed part of the story when Jacob is killed. Eventually, Hank draws up a plan, where they sit on the money for six months, then split it three ways and all move away from the small town where they grew up. There is also a gripping duplicity from Jack Walsh at the climax.