Dermot McDerrott is trapped in the "Freezer"and spends the rest of the movie trying to get out. The beginning is interesting, mud midway the plot opens up with too many character twists & turns. This could have been an interesting one act Off-Broadway play.
The new "Carrie" compliments the original "Carrie," both films are very much of their times. The 1977 "Carrie" is full of cinema technology of it's time, while the special effects of the current movie have become routine. Being the first teenager to portray "Carrie," Chloë Grace Moretz makes a credible ugly duckling who turns into a tragic swan.
"Lone Survivor" is only two hours long, but feels longer is a good way. It is an epic tale ripped from the headlines, but done with enough human detail.
It is 12 days into the new year and Cinema Dave has found a film for his Top Ten list - "Ni 28 Strate." A product of Pacific Island nation of New Caledonia, "Ni 28 Strate" is minimalist cinema at it's best.