Viper Club
First screened in November 2018
Director: Maryam Keshavarz. Cast: Susan Sarandon, Julian Morris, Edie Falco, Matt Bomer, Sheila Vand, Amir Malaklou, Adepero Oduye, Lola Kirke, Jerome Charvet, Damian Young, Colby Minifie, Kristin Villanueva, Joel Kim Booster, Paul Eenhoorn. Screenplay: Maryam Keshavarz and Jonathan Mastro.

Twitter Capsule: Hostage drama as unexpected study of being strategically and emotionally marooned between big money and big bureaucracy.

VOR:   Some tactics are fresher than others but script, direction, and star turn keep going quiet when you expect raised voices. Rare, wonderful workplace sequences.

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MaraKesh Films

Not yet reviewed in full. Grade: B

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