In Michael Mann’s scorching debut, James Caan chases a dream he knows he can never achieve.
Part one of our bumper survey of the noughties, featuring Avatar, Borat! and Requiem for a Dream.
By Sam Bowles
He’s never been better than in Michael Mann’s historical epic.
Classic crime-thrillers to seek out – from Rififi to Thief, Dog Day Afternoon to Reservoir Dogs.