Another Earth (movie)

Review: 'The East' a complex, provocative morality tale

Review: 'The East' a complex, provocative morality tale

"The East" is a provocative industrial espionage thriller that pits counterculture revolutionaries intent on exposing corporate villainy against the undercover intelligence specialists paid exceedingly well to keep their compromised clientele clean. By spicing up a complex morality tale marked by sophisticated themes with down and dirty back stabbing and betrayals, the movie turns corporate malfeasance into a spy game that is entertaining without being dumbed down.

On the relevancy scale, "The East" hits virtually all the country's current hot buttons, from toxic spills to big pharm. To condemn only the big guns would have been the easier and more typical...

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