|Genre||:||Thriller, Crime, Mystery, Drama|
Movie: Lake Tahoe, 1969. Seven strangers, each one with a secret to bury, meet at El Royale, a decadent motel with a dark past. In the course of a fateful night, everyone will have one last shot at redemption.
Written by Gimly on January 20, 2019
More often than not, the fragmented, time-jump-y form of storytelling (a la Tarantino) doesn't do it for me. But Bad Times at the El Royale nails the format, and just about everything else while it's at it. Final rating:★★★★ - Very strong appeal. A personal favourite.