Megan Griffiths delivers a powerful, subtle gut punch to America’s blind military worship with SADIE.
10 Cloverfield Lane. 2016. Directed by Dan Trachtenberg. Screenplay by Josh Campbell, Damien Chazelle, & Matthew Stuecken. Starring Mary Elizabeth Winstead, John Goodman, John Gallagher Jr, Douglas M. Griffin, Suzanne Cryer, Bradley Cooper, Sumalee Montano, & Frank Mottek. Paramount Pictures/Bad Robot/Spectrum Effects. Rated 14A. 103 minutes. Drama/Horror/Mystery ★★★★1/2 I was never a fan of Cloverfield. TheContinue reading “10 Cloverfield Lane is an Interesting Spin-Off Spun Right”
Hush. 2016. Directed by Mike Flanagan. Screenplay by Flanagan & Kate Siegel. Starring John Gallagher Jr, Kate Siegel, Michael Trucco, Samantha Sloyan, & Emma Graves. Intrepid Pictures/Blumhouse Productions. Rated R. 87 minutes. Horror/Thriller ★★★★ I’m unabashedly a fan of Mike Flanagan. While a lot of people were blown away by his horror Oculus, as well asContinue reading “Hush: Flanagan and Siegel Offer a Quietly Unnerving Horror”