‘The Prey’: Start running

June 6, 2013


“The Prey” is one of those high-energy suspense thrillers that the French seem to toss off effortlessly – then sit back helplessly as Americans muck up the remake.

I dare you to watch this film and not spend the second half recasting it in your mind with American stars. (More…)


‘The Purge’: A violent binge


“The Purge” is a high-concept blunt instrument of a thriller, a movie that offers a straightforward set-up and few subsequent surprises. It does exactly what you expect and doesn’t really go anywhere you don’t assume it will. (More…)