The balloon caught in the tree was an homage by the writer to the baloon caught in the wires in M. A film also about child abduction and murder.
In the 1950 era, Rose orders a Paradise Cocktail. This is an homage to one of the writers favorite William Powell films.
When Tom Adkins goes to find Older Luke Wakefield, his stable is called Ace Of Aces. This was an homage by the writer to Richard Dix one of his favorite actors.
Out in theatres in the Weekend Peekend.
Reviewed with clips shown