within this restaurant. What makes each of these locations completely different is that while they all are within this one bigger location they are all lit completely differently" (Robinson, A 2011).
The acting of Albert is monstrous.Humiliating the kitchen staff, customers (still2), beating his wife make him atrue gangster, his loud voice which could be heard from the other side of therestaurant makes him noticeable and his surrounding frightened.His way of eating shows how greedy and outrageous he is.
"Michael Gambon gives a menacing portrayal as a vulgar gangster with a penchant for rich food. He is a regular customer at an elegant restaurant where he and his cronies, and his unhappy wife, wine and dine whileexchanging tales of crime and debauchery." (Dabell, J 2003).
The film has succeeded in many ways to evoke its dark gloomy style withbold colours, theatrical lighting and its suspenseful story to communicate amessage.