Critic Review - MovieTime, ABC Radio National

The film would have been better served by a stronger sense of the metaphor it was trying to construct, but as it is, the unravelling of the puzzle is underwhelming.

April 30, 2010 Full Review Source: MovieTime, ABC Radio National | Comment (1)
MovieTime, ABC Radio National



Jena Capone

"In all this, what British writer-director Chris Smith is saying about maternal guilt and depression is not clear".

I think you need to be a woman to understand what he is trying to say, it's simple. She wants a do-over, she wants her son back. Whatever it takes. It would not have worked with a paternal angle. They just wouldn't tend to be as desperate to get their child back.

Jul 25 - 10:21 AM

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