The first note I wrote down about A Cure for Wellness, which I wrote after the film’s opening scene, was as follows:
“Is A Cure For Wellness a masterfully shot slog?”
This notion came out of how the trailer clips and first scene of the film is shot and that I knew how long the film was going to be (this was, I should mention, my second film of the day). So my assumption going in was that this film was going to be a struggle between patience and style.
Is the film a well-shot slog? Well…yeah.
Rising white collar man (Dane DeHaan), referred to throughout the film only by his surname of Lockhart, takes hold of that next rung of the corporate ladder, and as a result is thrown into a legally questionable Continue reading A Cure for Wellness (2017) Movie Review