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Denis Villeneuve Kanada, 2010

Huey McEvoy's rating of the film Içimdeki Yangin

It's clear that Denis Villeneuve has "show don't tell" tatooed on his retinae. The opening two scenes - Radiohead in the desert, twins in the notary's office - are masterpieces of "yep, I'm in" storytelling, hooking the audience like no other film that year, not releasing its grip until it atmospherically creeps its way to an admittedly fantastical denouement.