Mandrake (2022). Mandrake: Directed by Lynne Davison. With Deirdre Mullins, Derbhle Crotty, Paul Kennedy, Seamus O'Hara. A probation officer, Cathy Madden, is tasked with rehabilitating a notorious killer named 'Bloody' Mary Laidlaw back into society following a two-decade sentence.
“I do not know how this film has a 5.4 rating on IMDB. It makes me ashamed of being partly Irish as it is one of the worst films of the year.u003cbr/u003eu003cbr/u003eA woman known as Bloody Mary is released from prison after twenty years and a probation officer is put in charge of monitoring the woman. She places an ankle bracelet on her and she is told that she must not leave her home.u003cbr/u003eu003cbr/u003eThe house is a mess in the middle of nowhere surrounded by a wooded area.u003cbr/u003eu003cbr/u003eMeanwhile, the probation officer is the ex-wife of a local policeman who is now married to a pregnant second spouse. Wife number one has a boy with some unexplained medical issues.u003cbr/u003eu003cbr/u003eTwo children go missing and, of course, Bloody Mary is a prime suspect.u003cbr/u003eu003cbr/u003eWhat follows is just pure gibberish with a completely ridiculous ending. Avoid Mandrake like the plague.”