A somewhat tame horror movie that’s interesting and original enough that it should please casual genre fans.
The film is not as clever as it thinks it is, and it’s a letdown when the big reveal and twist is finally exposed.
A film that manages to make history come alive in an epic story of competition, business sense, and celebrity that literally lit up the modern world in the late 1800s.
Want to see a movie that pulses with an abundance of pure creativity and vision? This is it.
The constant shift in tone, story and timelines can be a bit messy at times, but it’s also what makes this film so compelling.
LOUISA: MATT: LOUISA SAYS: I’m a fan of writer / director Jeff Nichols and his other work (including the truly original “Take Shelter” and