Started logging and reviewing the movies I watch at the beginning of 2020.
Walked out of this movie after it was over and my best friend, whose opinion I value greatly, turns to me and says “that’s one of the worst movies I’ve seen.” I couldn’t disagree more. This movie is a tense, masterfully crafted drama that explores the commodification of American torture through the lens of a disgraced-veteran-turned-professional-poker-player. I mean COME ON. Although it’s not surprising to me that this is a polarizing movie. If you don’t get with the program in…