THE RENTAL – Review by Lana Wilson-Combs

The Rental is a tightly wrapped movie–88 minutes in all– that eschews predictable and cheesy jump scares for authentic and lingering thrills. Director Dave Franco keeps us guessing as to what will appear out of the fog and scary atmosphere that he effectively creates. The next time you rent a vacation home I bet you’ll check out all the showerheads and potted plants.

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AWFJ Movie of the Week, Nov. 17-23: A GIRL WALKS HOME ALONE AT NIGHT

Opening Nov. 21, AWFJ’s Movie of the Week is A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night, writer-director Anna Lily Armipour’s brooding, dark romance in which a lone vampire stalking the desolate Iranian town of Bad City makes a connection with a fellow lost soul. Read on…

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