THE EAST Review

     February 10, 2015

[This is a re-post of my review from the 2013 Sundance Film Festival.  The East opens today in limited release.] The undercover thriller is a familiar genre, but it rarely reaches its full potential. For a setting where betrayal and …

Sundance 2013: THE EAST Review

     February 10, 2015

The undercover thriller is a familiar genre, but it rarely reaches its full potential.  For a setting where betrayal and shifting sympathies are central to the plot, most of these stories only provide the semblance of a grey area.  Yes, …

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