Tag Archives: Psychological Thrillers

May 01

Berlin Syndrome (2017)

taut psycho-sexual thriller about captivity and madness

November 13

Elle (2016)

A look into a woman’s parallel universe as perpetrator and victim of sexual violence

November 06

Nocturnal Animals (2016)

While some wrongs are beyond the law they are never beyond primal vengeance.

September 19

Birdman (2014)

A stunningly successful black comedy played in emotional quicksand.

September 12

Sully (2016)

Masterful storytelling within a thoroughly riveting film

June 27

The Wait (L’attesa) (2016)

The minimalist dialogue and slow pace creates an open space into which is hung a finely wrought portrait of parental grief

June 08

Lilith’s Awakening (2016)

A visually stunning work…full of haunting imagery and ambivalent possibilities