Ebiri: Paranoia Is a Quaint, Throwback Corporate Thriller


Once upon a time, Paranoia would have starred Tom Cruise and been one of the big movies of the summer, a cocky corporate thriller about a young, cocky protagonist who gets in trouble with older, cockier antagonists, all leading to a resolution in which everyone tries to out-cock one another. Now it feels almost quaint, like a throwback. You watch it and, despite all the au courant techno geekery on display, you feel like you’ve stepped into a time capsule. It’s a nice feeling at first. If only the movie were better.  Read More...



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