Saturday, November 24, 2007


The Mist

The most annoying performance of the year is in our midst, and it’s in The Mist. Frank Darabont’s adaptation of the Stephen King short story about goofy-looking monsters that invade an isolated town features Marcia Gay Harden as a haranguing prophet of doom so obnoxiously over-the-top that she makes Jim Jones look like Jesse Jackson. Harden’s Mrs. Carmondy would bring the whole production down if it weren’t already flawed for other reasons.

Read the rest of the review in the New York Press...


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