Tag Archives: Catherine Keener

Get Out

Deftly implemented, unsettlingly┬árelevant, and blisteringly funny, Get Out is an impressive horror debut that’s perfect for Sundance, an agile social commentary, and a terrific calling card for its young director. Spinning with twists and turns and uneasy tension (the first scene will trigger severe heart palpitations), it’s savvy, smart entertainment that’s mostly bold.

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Captain Phillips

Taut, proficient, draining, and as tirelessly pounding as the Indian Ocean surf, Captain Phillips is a maritime adventure that scrambles your nerves, a pressure-cooker scenario dressed up as an elaborately produced star vehicle that treads into ideologically rough waters and flaunts an exceptional performance.

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