Cold Justice in July

Review of Cold in July, Directed by Jim MickleOn a summer night in 1989, Richard Dane (Michael Hall) and his wife Ann (Vinessa Shaw) find themsleves wakened by the sound of a burglar. Richard goes to investigate, gun in hand, and kills a man who the police later say is Freddy Russell. Cold in July is a nicely packaged thriller which goes in a completely unexpected direction. Freddy Russell’s father, Ben (Sam Shephard), recently released on parole, finds his way to the small East Texas town to f … [Read more...]