‘Compliance’ is edgy, in your face filmmaking

Dreama Walker in 'Compliance'
Dreama Walker in ‘Compliance’

[rating=3]Starring: Ann Dowd, Dreama Walker, Pat Healy, Bill Camp, Phillip Ettinger, James McCaffrey, Ashlie Atkinson
Director(s): Craig Zobel
Writer(s): Craig Zobel

The prank calls to fast food restaurants began in 1992. The callers would claim to be cops, or regional managers, and order the manager on duty to strip-search an employee. The fad picked up steam in the new millennium until an incident in 2004 in Mount Washington, KY. That real-life incident is the basis for the new film Compliance, and while the fast food franchise and the names have been changed, elements of what happen in the film are taken from the real life incident.

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