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William Eubank used ingenuity — and begging — to get 'The Signal' made
William Eubank used ingenuity — and begging — to get 'The Signal' made

Strenuous spoiler avoidance has been maintained in most stories about "The Signal" since its premiere to ecstatic praise at the Sundance Film Festival in January. Even descriptions of the movie's genre and tone are less than straightforward. "The Signal" starts off as the kind of minutely observed relationship road movie so often encountered at America's preeminent showcase for independent film. But halfway through the first act it veers into found-footage horror territory before taking a sharp left into clammy sci-fi conspiracy. The film culminates in a frenzy of computer-generated pyrotechnics that wouldn't be out of place in Michael Bay's oeuvre....

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