Southbound is a prime example of a horror omnibus film: even the weaker segments have something to recommend them.
Melanie Daniels (Tippi Hedren) is momentarily distracted by a swooping avian creature as she heads for shore on Bodega Bay. Edith Olive Eggplant Dog (with tennis ball in mouth) is momentarily distracted by a swooping avian creature as she heads for shore on Lake Washington.
Until I looked at other photos I had downloaded Saturday afternoon, I hadn't noticed that The Bird made an initial reconnaissance flyover just a few seconds earlier, then swooped down in the other direction.
This message came to me from a reader named Peter Svensland. He and a fr...
A piece on the American experience reflected through four films at the Sundance Film Festival by an Ebert Fellow.
A peculiar film, poised somewhere between satire and dream logic.