The Double Hour: Movie Review
The Double Hour
Cast: Ksenia Rappoport, Filippo Timi, Antonia Truppo,
Director: Giuseppe Capotondi
A tense psychological thriller,The Double Hour - or La Doppia Ora-is the tale
of Sonia, an apparently shy chambermaid who meets the rugged former cop turned
security guard Guido one night at a speed dating event.
Pretty soon, they're in a relationship and all's happy until one day while at
Guido's work, their happiness is rudely interrupted.
Following a break in, Sonia soon finds her life changed in many ways - and as
the film progresses, Sonia's past starts to surface causing all kinds of issues
between the pair.
Twisty, turny, haunting and stunning in places,The Double Hour surprises you
at every turn - it's a slick sophisticated thriller which is to be blunt a bit
of a head trip and may cause you to shout"What The?"at the screen.
It's very clever and requires you to keep up as the labyrinthe plot expands
-it's complex and wonderful in places thanks to the central performance of
You won't know exactly what's going on - and when the revelations come
there's a collective penny dropping within the audience. Clever film making, The
Double Hour is a rewarding trip to the cinema for those who enjoy psychological