First rewatch of this film and I think I literally stopped breathing at some points towards the end. Going in I wasn't sure if I was going to give it five stars but it's pretty much flawless and damn near ruins me at times.
Man, those Australasian's sure know how to do bleak. This New Zealand based chiller is an interesting spin on the revenge movie, it's gripping, brutal and tense. It's the kind of film where no one wins, the good guy maybe isn't as good as he first seems and as terrible as the bad guy's are by the end of the film you can sort of understand where their anger comes from.
The whole plot kind of relies on a moment…
This was absolutely epic, a lot better than I was expecting it to be, I was all set to give it 4 and a half stars then I thought, what could it have actually done any better? The answer I came to was nothing, from the first scene to the last this is a white knuckle ride full of tension and suspense, there were a few scenes where I was actually holding my breath.
Emily Blunt stars as Kate Macer,…
I've read a lot of reviews for this movie over the last week or so and to be honest i was a little worried that this would end up being a classic case of over hype but oh my, how wrong could i be!
This is just a flat out ball's to the wall, pedal to the metal action film, no pissing about with long scenes of expository dialogue, no thrown together romance to bring in the tween crowd, just…