2 men are chained up in a basement. The captor has cameras aimed at them and is streaming it on the internet - turning it into a "trial" on the held, retired judge's last court case. The viewers become the jurors.
An uptight New Yorker and his party girl sister visit their Dad's lake house to meet his new wife, and rough-around-the-edges kids. When the parents announce they're adopting a child to ... See full summary »
Saw this on Prime and decided to give it a shot - glad I did.
I was expecting it to be a modern slasher/thriller, but it plays more as a modern noir. The character development is very good with each having their own distinct personality and you can't quite figure it out. They leave you with different emotions as their motivations and true colors come out.
The most enjoyable part of the film was as it intensifies it throws in humor, which is a nice overlay.
Acting was particularly good and the dialogue, score and violence give it a Tarantino like feel, but a bit more dialed down.
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