7 Strangers, 7 Secrets… All Roads Lead Here

BAD TIMES AT THE EL ROYALE

USA 2018, 142 mins, 16LVD

Directed: Drew Goddard (The Cabin in the Woods)

Starring: Jeff Bridges, Cynthia Erivo, Dakota Johnson, Jon Hamm, Chris Hemsworth.

“A noirish, hard-boiled thriller” about seven strangers, each with a secret to bury, who meet at Lake Tahoe’s El Royale, a rundown hotel with a dark past. Over the course of one fateful night, everyone will have a last shot at redemption … before everything goes to hell.

“Smart, stylish, packed with solid performances.” Rotten Tomatoes

“Deliciously entertaining.” Screen Rant

“Part Agatha Christie and part Quentin Tarantino … inspired.” Common Sense Media

“Stylish and sexy film-noir.” Super Reviewer