A very stylished and well-executed drama film, it would almost be a crime to call it a heist film. Great performances all around, although having the real people talking about the events was unnecessary.
An interesting documentary that came to my attention due to the recent Slenderman feature, which has been negatively received by critics & audiences alike. Beware the Slenderman examines the origin of the urban myth, and how two girls became obsessed with it, leading to the infamous stabbing. I wish there were more interviews with the subjects of the film rather than psychologists, but it's still worth a watch.
During the commercials that were shown before the film began, I was heavily reminded of the problem with horror movies today. There were two trailers shown in the cinema, one for the new Poltergeist movie and the other one was for Insidious III. This was such a heavy reminder, we never see original horror movies these days, only remakes and sequels. What happened with the genre? I was a big fan of horror flicks back in the day, but then…
If you aren't convinced by all the 5-star reviews, let me tell you why you should watch this 7-hour long Hungarian classic.
1: It's a one of a kind film that you may only see once upon a lifetime.
2: The seven hours will go by faster than you think. This is a slow paced movie, but that doesn't mean it's boring.
3: You will enter a whole new world. I felt like I was around the characters rather than…