The Disappearance of Alice Creed

A good sign that a director has a bright future ahead of him is self confidence. J Blakeson’s kidnapping thriller is his first feature and it positively glows with self confidence. With merely three actors and a few scenes to mention, the film lifts us into a close knit and paranoid world where trust and betrayal are the focal point.   What at first appears to be a linear story where two rough bad guys brutally kidnap the daughter of a wealthy businessman is soon unraveled... Read More