Screening Room: ‘The Strange Ones’

The Strange Ones opens this week in limited release. My review is at Film Journal International:

The ease with which the two travelers in Christopher Radcliff and Lauren Wolkstein’s slippery drama The Strange Ones shed and acquire names suggests that they are unmoored from any particular identity or history. Just another pair of ramblers cruising the backroads of a dusty and rustic America that seems to have fallen through the cracks of time, just as they hope to. But the past is a stickier substance than they expect…

Here’s the trailer: