When 9-year-old Abel assumes his absent father's role as man of the house, he garners his family's respect, and life resumes a comfortable rhythm -- until a man arrives at the house, claiming he's the long-lost patriarch
Paul Verhoeven’s film is a psychological thriller, a strangely dry-eyed melodrama, a kinky sex farce and a savage comedy of bourgeois manners.
2016-11-10 | A. O. SCOTT | Read the New York Times Review of Elle
In the horror movie “Jessabelle,” a woman returns to her childhood home to recover from a car accident and finds unsettling videotapes of her mother telling fortunes.
2014-11-06 | BEN KENIGSBERG | Read the New York Times Review of Jessabelle