The supernatural aspect of the movie comes first from a young boy who appears, then disappears, in the woods near the river where the boy has drowned. Next, an odd smudge with the image of our dead boy appears in crime scene photos of the dead boy's room. Of course, no one believes Officer Grey except for the odd, spinster-ish schoolteacher. And of course, she quickly becomes the love interest, even though she's engaged to another schoolteacher, who's kind of a jackass.
Monday, October 10, 2005
River King review
From Big Cracker, a review of The River King from a test screening. It rates 7.5 saltines out of 10, and a "very enjoyable" overall. The synopsis is as follows: