The Shallows
First screened in June 2016
Director: Jaume Collet-Serra. Cast: Blake Lively, Óscar Jaenada, Sedona Legge, Angelo Josue, Lozano Corzo, Brett Cullen. Screenplay: Anthony Jaswinski.

Twitter Capsule: Surfer traveling without sisterhood or pants learns the consequences. Tense, absurd, and concise, aka an ideal combo.

VOR:   Whatever claims can be made for the execution—and more than that, for the summer-season diversion—it's hard to imagine extending much credit for ambition or risk.



Photo © 2016 Columbia Pictures

Not yet reviewed in full. Grade: B–


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