Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Film #51: Annihilation

A film that should have come out in the cinema but got caught up in a dispute between the execs who wanted to change it, and a director who wanted to uphold his vision, and that resulted in the film being shelved. Netflix appear to have come to its rescue and it is now available on that channel.

It tells the story of a biologist who joins a group of women to investigate an anomaly from which no-one else has returned, until her husband does but as a shadow of himself.

The story is science based and weird, but does make for an exciting story. The visuals are really good as is the soundtrack.

A must see.

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