Joel Edgerton, Jason Bateman, and Rebecca Hall get real uncomfortable in ‘The Gift’ (STX)
When we last saw Jason Bateman, he was deadpanning his way through the reboot of Arrested Development
and doing (as always) a crackerjack job of it. Now, with actor Joel Edgerton’s debut film as writer/director, Bateman is playing against type as one half of a threatened couple in a stalker story with a twist.
The Gift is playing now. My review is at Film Journal International.
Here’s the trailer: