Every Movie Has a Lesson: “The Invitation”

vaguevisagesAdorned with the weights of divorce, loss, and tested friendship, “The Invitation” wears those issues like a cloak to hide its real menacing intent and implications underneath.  Karyn Kusama’s film holds a marvelous poker face that siphons your piqued curiosity and unraveling attention.  “The Invitation” might be labeled as a horror film, but it far better fits the prodigious “mindfuck film” subgenre label, following the likes of “The One I Love” and “The Gift” in recent years.  Enjoy the steady increased heart rate and spinning cerebrum this film has to offer.

Read the rest of Don Shanahan’s review at Every Movie Has a Lesson!

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