The Vanishing ★★★★½

Hooptober 5.0
Film 7/31

Anniversary films: 3/10
Countries: 6/6 (Netherlands/France)
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As suspenseful as any of the great Hitchcock films, and masterfully crafted. What starts feeling slipshod turns out to be the product of meticulous preparations, which then feels unstable for an entirely different reason. It draws you in, maddeningly, to your own demise.