As far as single-location thrillers go, DEAD SOUND isn’t actually bad, it’s just an utterly by-the-numbers film you’re bound to forget once it’s over.
The plot may lose steam, but the driving force of A SERIAL KILLER'S GUIDE TO LIFE is that of its two fantastic leads Katie Brayben and Poppy Roe.
Considering the extortionate amount of films generically called “Prey”, it’s unfortunate that Franck Khalfoun’s newest endeavor live up to the banality of such an overused title.
Have you ever had a semblance of interest in a movie, only to watch its preview and discover that you accidentally just ruined the experience of watching it in full? Well, same here, and enough I say! Stop the madness!
For those who enjoy their foreign fare subversive and unapologetically repugnant, Roberto San Sebastien’s directorial debut will surely have you feeling just as violated as its central protagonist.