The Christmas Contract (TV Movie 2018)8K
The Christmas Contract: Directed by Monika Mitchell. With Hilarie Burton, Robert Buckley, Danneel Ackles, Antwon Tanner. A recently-single woman dreads the thought of going back to her home town in Louisiana for Christmas when she finds out her ex-boyfriend will be there with his new girlfriend.
“A strong psychological thriller. Elliot rises in this story. The characters who complement and elevate Elliot are Ada Sonya Paxton (Christine Lahti) and prisoner Callum Donovan (Stephen Rea) .u003cbr/u003eu003cbr/u003eAs a rookie, Elliot encounters the criminal he put in jail when everything seemed only black and only white… Time has changed. Elliot has also changed, he has evolved. He is now in gray area of Svu…u003cbr/u003eu003cbr/u003eBut the prisoner has change. He has in solitary confinement is now a ghost… All he hears are the sounds of prison bars like the guillotine. Its only friend is a cockroach… It is the unceasing ticks of Time that hammer nails into his coffin every day. An insane feeling of being trapped… We experience this living coffin psychology through Elliot…u003cbr/u003eu003cbr/u003eMunchu0026#39;s parable of the free-range chicken is magnificent…u003cbr/u003eu003cbr/u003ePs. I love Elliot and paxtonu0026#39;s fights. I applaud Paxtonu0026#39;s performance…”