A Trip into Nightmare Alley
Smoke and Mirrors
You know a movie is going to be dark when the first shot is of a man dragging a dead body. It’s my only spoiler on this movie, because the plot twists are deeply intertwined in this psychological thriller.
The story is of Stan, a con man, played by Bradley Cooper. He has a questionable past and literally runs away from home and joins a carnival. Not only does he learn a…