Braid

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Two wanted women decide to rob their wealthy yet mentally unstable friend who lives in a fantasy world they all created as children. To take her money, the girls must take part in a deadly and perverse game of make believe throughout a sprawling yet decaying estate. As things become increasingly violent and hallucinatory, they realize that obtaining the money may be the least of their concerns.

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Cast

Madeline Brewer
as Daphne Peters
Imogen Waterhouse
as Petula Thames
Scott Cohen
as Detective Siegel
Sarah Hay
as Tilda Darlings
Jill Dalton
as Old Daphne

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Critic Reviews for Braid

All Critics (17) | Top Critics (5)

Peirone's first feature is marked by a daring style and a willingness to dive deeply into the darker psychology of female friendship. A uniquely feminine horror film, "Braid" is a bold debut worth watching.

Feb 6, 2019 | Full Review…

I came away feeling that I'd seen, if not a major film, then a film by major talents.

Feb 1, 2019 | Rating: 3.5/4 | Full Review…

Braid ultimately offers far more style than substance. But it provides many memorable moments and stunning visuals along the way, making it a cinematic ride worth experiencing for more adventurous viewers.

Jan 31, 2019 | Full Review…

Peirone's everything-but-the-kitchen-sink directing does tend to head butt her thin writing, but the movie eventually coalesces as a sly, bitter parable against chasing-your-dreams optimism.

Jan 31, 2019 | Full Review…

Suspense, let alone psychological nuance or narrative development, all take a back seat to what feels like an empty, mannered series of dress-up photo opportunities.

Apr 24, 2018 | Full Review…
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In Braid, the boundaries between reality, fantasy, and outright nightmare dissolve in a blur of psychosexual weirdness

Feb 26, 2019 | Rating: B- | Full Review…

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