‘Darling’ Review

A daring exercise in stark, monochrome minimalism, Mickey Keating’s Darling just about escapes style-over-substance accusations through a combination of beautiful photography, an effectively cultivated atmosphere of uncertainty and dread, and another hypnotic central performance from Lauren Ashley Carter.

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‘Hangman’ Review

Just when you thought Mike Flanagan’s Hush was going to provide 2016 with its freshest take on the home invasion subgenre, Adam Mason’s Hangman offers a bolder reinvention still. Ratcheting up the tension with real ingenuity, this is bold, accomplished stuff that feels disquietingly voyeuristic and genuinely terrifying.

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