Tenderness * John Polson (2009)

“Tenderness” is a good film about Eric Poole who is released from juvenile penitentiary (convicted for murdering his parents) when he reaches the age of 18. Two people are obsessed with this young man and a nice drama develops with thriller and roadmovie elements. Polson does not fill in all the details, so parts of the story have to be filled in by the viewer which in my opinion is a good thing. The atmosphere and the acting are good, the story (based on a novel) original.

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