“There is no safe space from the injustices of history,” Dr Gabor Stern (Merab Ninidze)
The best superhero film of 2017, by a country mile, is a Hungarian action-thriller about a Syrian refugee being hunted by the authorities. This is what the genre has been missing since THE DARK KNIGHT: Stakes, real world relevance and bravura filmmaking. The comic book movie is now boringly formulaic. Every so often, an original work, not based on any already existing intellectual property, like UNBREAKABLE or CHRONICLE, comes along and shakes things up.
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