Cold in July Director: Jim Mickle Opens: May 23 (IFC) Why it matters: Mickle has proved himself a master of brutally efficient yet oddly lyrical low-budget genre movies. His latest, an '80s-set crime…
Cold in July
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The spirits of 1980s genre maestros like John Carpenter, Walter Hill and William Lustig hover strongly over Jim Mickle's "Cold in July," a superior piece of Texas pulp fiction.
As Sundance ends its first week of screenings, this year’s festival has been marked by only a handful of acquisitions so far, but another one was announced on Wednesday afternoon. Jim Mickle’s “Cold…
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