That Cold Dead Look in Your Eyes – Movie Review
Director: Onur Tukel
Writer: Onur Tukel (Screenplay)
- Franck Raharinosy (Townhouse Confidential)
- Alan Ceppos
- Nora Arnezeder (Safe House)
- Max Casella (Inside Llewyn Davis)
- Candice Jean-Jacques (Hunters)
Plot: Leonard, about to lose his girlfriend, home and job, is now having strange hallucinations. Is it stress or an after effect of new technology installed all over the city? He must figure it out or he’ll be trapped in this nightmare forever.
Runtime: 1 Hour 30 Minutes
There may be spoilers in the rest of the review
Story: That Cold Dead Look in Your Eyes starts when Leonard (Raharinosy) finds his life falling apart around him. He breaks up with his girlfriend and is left living on her sofa after losing his job. Leonard finds himself needing to spend time in the apartment with his ex-girlfriend’s dad Dennis (Ceppos) while she is away.
He sees the uncomfortable position he has been left in and starts having strange hallucinations around the apartment. Leonard continues to find himself going through a strange journey as he looks for the next chapter of his life.
Verdict on That Cold Dead Look in Your Eyes
That Cold Dead Look in Your Eyes is a horror movie following a man that sees his life fall apart in front of him. It sees him struggling to adapt to the change in his life and starts seeing hallucinations in his life. This leads to him struggling to understand his own reality.
The movie gives us an unusual journey down a path of change for our leading character. It shows how he is struggling to adapt when a sudden change comes into his life. The nightmare visions he has only add to the increasing stress levels in his life, as he looks to find the truth to everything. It is the nightmare moments that are the best part of the movie as they can come from nowhere and create a great shock. The performances are strong throughout the film as Franck Raharinosy goes through the biggest challenges in the film.
Final Thoughts – That Cold Dead Look in Your Eyes sends us down a nightmarish journey.