Tag Archives: Tomas Alfredson

Let the Right One In

Unbearably moving, crisply intelligent, and gorgeously lensed, Let the Right One In is a superb accomplishment on every level: a remarkable coming-of-age story, a disturbing horror film, and a devastating romance. Ice-cold and incredibly captivating, it’s one of the best films of the year.

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Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

Deliberate, grim, elaborately constructed, and extremely smart, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy is a dense puzzle of anxiety and paranoia; a humane portrait of people who regularly engage in acts of inhumanity; and an unrepentant un-reboot so old school that it feels subversively new. It’s the intellectual action flick of your dreams.

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