There has been much positive word about this dark thriller from the festival circuit of late, picking up the Audience Award for Best Film at Dead By Dawn and also a best actress gong at the recent Fantasia Festival along the way.
Now we've got a chance to see the official trailer of this film, that has been described as a cross between Funny Games and Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer. Released by Capri Film, the Canadian thriller was directed by Paul Fox and stars Kate Greenhouse, Aidan Devine and Gordon Currie.
Warning: This film will tear your heart out. Dr. Samantha Goodman is a psychiatrist in her late thirties, dealing with what could politely be described as a life-altering situation. Hoping to get her mind together, she decides to spend the weekend at a winter cottage with her husband and sister.
All chances of healing are shattered when a brutal sex offender and former patient of Dr. Goodman’s arrives to take the group hostage in the center of oblivion. He is a hypodermic needle dripping with controlled hate, and together with his protégé, he will force the family to partake in a cruel series of "games." Games designed to punish… and reveal."
15th May 05 This is in no way a simple, by the numbers horror film. Armstrong's creation as "the man" is hugely affecting, moving, and involving. The background story's strange plausibility adds weight to his...