Funny Games is a 1997 Austrian psychological thriller film written and directed by Michael Haneke The plot of the movie includes two young men who hold a family hostage and torture them with sadistic games. The film was entered into the 1997 Cannes Film Festival 2 In 2007 it was remade in America by Haneke, this time with a different forged and a mostly American crew.
To some extent, the identical is true of Funny Games,” which efficiently induces a state of panic and dread, and which options some advantageous bits of appearing, particularly from Mr. Pitt and Ms. Watts. The pictures Mr. Haneke puts on display screen (they’re shot with crisp, glossy-magazine magnificence by Darius Khondji) are stunning, but they do not unfold with the standard slasher-film jolts of grisliness. The digicam regularly stands still because the horror unfolds simply beyond its vary, and when a bloody occasion takes …Continue reading