When Christian, an LA trust-fund kid with casual ties to Hollywood, learns of a secret affair between Tara and the lead of his film project, Ryan, he spirals out of control, and his cruel mind games escalate into an act of bloody violence.
Nolan Gerard Funk
Every 25 years, it begins. Bound to an ancient pact, a family of unlimited power descend upon a small rural town to sacrifice a human life, a newborn baby that is a bloodline of their own ... See full summary »
When a recent widower consumed with regret seeks absolution in riding his motorcycle cross-country to confront the mistakes of his past, he unexpectedly discovers that life is about moving forward, one mile at a time.
Penelope Ann Miller,
When the 1989 "one-hit-wonder" glam-metal band "Sonic Grave" embark on a trip to Coachella in hopes of a comeback, their peyote trip pit stop in Joshua Tree incites an "unworldly" viscous attack, and they must "rock" themselves out of harms way.
Lohan obviously didn't practice her craft during her hiatus, and it shows. She does the marginal script no favors and can't carry the movie. Charlotte Beckett, an actor with much less opportunity, shows much greater talent in this film. Based on a worthwhile read, much of AMONG THE SHADOWS could have been culled from discarded film stock from similar movies: moody dark, damp set pieces, misty gray daytime scenes, and enough black clothing to rival wardrobe at an urban-adjacent Whole Foods at evening rush hour.
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