The rape-revenge story is a well-worn film story. The bad man seems nice. The bad man gets the woman alone. The bad man reveals himself as bad man. Violence ensues. Hunted attempts to take a supernatural twist on this story, following our victim deep into a forest that will eventually become her ally.
Or so the pitch goes. The problem is that the film doesn’t really follow through on the pitch.Continue reading “Fantasia Review: ‘Hunted’ covers some well-worn revenge ground”