Streaming review: 'Blow the Man Down'

Streaming review: 'Blow the Man Down'

This past weekend Amazon Prime debuted “Blow the Man Down,” Bridget Savage Cole and Danielle Krudy’s compelling crime thriller that should make an excellent option for those looking for a bit of sex, murder, and mystery in their quarantine watching.

Movies under quarantine

With most local art institutions closed down due to COVID-19 precautions, we'll all be consuming entertainment from the comfort of our own homes for the foreseeable future. For many, this means getting our movie fix through streaming services.

What you can't see

Writer-director Leigh Whannell's re-envisioning of "The Invisible Man" switches up the traditional perspective, centering the story not on the person with supernatural abilities, but on what it might feel like to be their prey.

Film review: 'Beanpole'

The traumas of war linger long after the fighting has ended for the characters of Kantemir Balagov’s “Beanpole,” an unsparingly bleak but compelling tale of two female soldiers striving to rebuild their lives in the aftermath of World War II.

Film review: 'Clemency'

Alfre Woodard gives a phenomenal performance as a prison warden grappling with the emotional and psychological toll of carrying out death row executions in Chinonye Chukwu’s sobering and provocative drama.

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* "Bacurau" (2019) @ Virtual Little Theatre

* "Bacurau" (2019) @ Virtual Little Theatre

* Books Sandwiched In: Live Stream @ Central Library, Kate Gleason Auditorium [CLOSED TEMPORARILY]

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