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On 11/15/2017 8:21 AM, moviePig wrote:
> The massive snowstorm that threatens Wyoming's already frozen WIND RIVER 
> reservation is just a head-fake (possibly owing to the story's basing on 
> "true events").  Instead, the movie follows the investigation -- mostly 
> outdoors -- of a grisly and heart-wrenching assault on a young Native 
> American woman.  Ranger/hunter Jeremy Renner leads the pursuit, 
> delivering epigrams both pithy and sententious, and there's a moralizing 
> end-title that's almost puzzling.  But, here, the story is the story, 
> and it's in expert -- if frostbitten - hands.  Solidly recommended.

Decent review that completely misses the theme of the plight of the 
Native American.  This is a scathing indictment of the lives their 
forced to lead, and it's depressing as hell but it's well done and still 
extremely interesting to watch.  You're two for two as far as Sheridan 
is concerned.

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