BAD TIMES AT THE EL ROYALE

Khaleej Times - City Times - - BUZZAROUNDTOWN -

We don’t know what to make of this one ex­cept it has a very de­cent cast and a pleas­ingly seedy aes­thetic, which we love. Set in 1969, seven strangers de­scend on a ho­tel strad­dling the Cal­i­for­nia-nevada border mean­ing what is le­gal in one half of the prop­erty is against the law in the other. Jeff Bridges plays a priest, Dakota John­son a crim­i­nal, Jon Hamm a vac­uum cleaner sales­man and Chris Hemsworth a cult leader. As they set­tle into their rooms the ho­tel be­comes a bat­tle­ground as a mys­te­ri­ous event oc­curs. Rot­ten Toma­toes gives it 78%

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