Directed by: Josh Trank
Written by: Max Landis
Starring: Dan DeHaan, Alex Russell, Michael B. Jordan
Studio: Fox Home Entertainment
Review by: Bill Jones
Yes, Chronicle is a “found footage” film. Yes, it is another entry in the ever-crowded superpowers genre of films. And yes, it features a bunch of actors who will come previously unknown to many viewers.
And yet the film finds a way to buck the trends and provide an engaging experience that will leave many viewers satisfied beyond their expectations, but the same things that work to make it interesting also work to undermine what it is trying to accomplish at points. (more…)