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  • PG-13
  • 2020
  • 6.7  (94,659)
  • 67

"Run" from 2020 is a psychological thriller that tells the story of a mother and daughter, Diane and Chloe. Diane, played by Sarah Paulson, has raised her daughter in isolation due to her daughter's medical conditions. Chloe, played by Kiera Allen, is wheelchair-bound and requires daily doses of medication to survive. As Chloe approaches her 18th birthday, she begins to suspect that her mother is not as devoted to her care as she claims. Chloe's curiosity and resourcefulness lead her to uncover secrets about her life, her mother, and her medical condition. This sets off a series of events that threaten her life and potentially her mother as well.

The film's intrigue and suspense revolve around the central conflict of whether Diane is a loving and devoted mother, or a ruthless and manipulative monster. As doubts about her mother's intentions deepen, Chloe fights to uncover the truth and save herself from a potentially deadly situation.

The film is a masterful study in tension and suspense, as director Aneesh Chaganty keeps the audience guessing and on the edge of their seats. The film is full of twists and turns, and even those viewers who think they've got it all figured out will find themselves thrown for a loop by the film's climax.

One of the standout elements of the movie is the incredible performances from Sarah Paulson and Kiera Allen. Paulson's portrayal of Diane is equal parts charismatic and chilling, as she effortlessly blends maternal affection with a sense of menace. Meanwhile, Kiera Allen's portrayal of Chloe is stunning in its vulnerability, as the actress deftly captures the fear and uncertainty of a young woman who suddenly finds herself in grave danger.

Another strength of the movie is the careful attention to detail in the storytelling. From the opening scenes, we're given glimpses into the world that Chloe and Diane inhabit, and the ways in which Chloe's medical conditions have shaped their lives. This creates a rich narrative context for the events that unfold, and ultimately makes the film all the more affecting.

Overall, "Run" is a taut, gripping thriller that showcases the talents of its director and cast. It's a must-see for anyone who loves a good mystery, and a testament to the power of storytelling to capture the darkest depths of the human psyche.

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