thriller

Atomic Contrast for an Atomic Blonde

In Atomic Blonde, a kickass undercover M16 agent, Lorraine Broughton (played by Charlize Theron), is dispatched to Berlin on the eve of the collapse of the Berlin Wall. Her mission is to investigate the motive behind the murder of another undercover agent. She is paired with Berlin station chief David Percival (played by James McAvoy) to take down an espionage ring. The film is director David Leitch’s first solo-run as director. Check out the trailer below!

The Devil is Always Watching

Picture yourself riding an elevator within a skyscraper building. There’s no way you can get around it since your appointment is on the very top floor. Remember that it is impossible for you to be riding this elevator alone and there is no one on it that you know. Next imagine finding out one of your fellow passengers is ruler of hell. What would you do?

The Most Dangerous Game of Would You Rather

Would You Rather, originally released in 2012, is a film that follows a young woman named Iris who looks after her brother with leukemia and whose medical treatments are becoming too expensive for her to handle. In what seems to be a turn of luck for Iris, her brother’s doctor introduces her to a man who offers her a chance of helping her out. However, she must first agree to partake in a little game at his house. The next night, she visits the man’s home and once dinner is over and the games begin, she immediately regrets her decision. Just like in the classic game of “Would You Rather,” contestants have been invited to the benefactor’s manor must endure increasingly difficult options of “Would You Rather…” in order to get closer to the winning prize. However, each choice made will lead to a terrible outcome and there’s no way out of it.

Dangerous Beauty

The Neon Demon is a psychological horror film about a teenage girl who moves to Los Angeles to pursue a career in modeling. Her young looks instantly catches the eyes of talent scouts and sets her at odds with older, more seasoned models in the field.

The movie, as well as its marketing, using bright neon colors to set the aesthetic and feel of the movie: dark and intriguing. The bits of bright color help to only give a hint of insight into the dangerous world out protagonist is on the road to encounter.