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Lukas Haas

Contraband (2012)

Going astray -- just one more time January, in the US, is seen as Hollywood's dump-the-rubbish month. And that may be true, but it has its plus side. Movies that come out at this time are pleasantly free of Oscar pretension. You can let…

Contraband (2012)

Gritty, pumped and stylish Contraband has great action thriller DNA. Over the course of 100 or so minutes, the film ties the viewer’s stomach in knots refusing to release until the very end, as things go about as bad as they can go in the…

Red Riding Hood (2011)

After her impromptu expulsion from the Twilight series, director Catherine Hardwicke hasn’t strayed too far thematically with her follow-up Red Riding Hood. A peculiar retelling of the famous fairytale, Red Riding Hood has a few notable…