Red Riding Hood

Welcome to the modern medieval fairytale
Amanda Seyfried, Lukas Haas and Gary Oldman
Directed by Catherine Hardwicke

Catherine Hardwicke, the director of the first “Twilight” movie, has a gift for conveying horny teenage moodiness, in particular as it applies to females. I’m not sure anyone grows up thinking that will be his or her gift. Nevertheless, there it is, and her take on the red riding hood legend demonstrates she hasn’t lost that touch. The moon glows in a passionate red. The forests are lovely, ... more >