Profile

Profile

Profile

Told entirely through computer screens, this mystery thriller follows a British journalist who poses online as a Muslim convert in order to learn how ISIS lures and recruits women. She will soon learn the process first hand...

2021106 minsCyprus, Russia, UK, USABazelevs Production, Bazelevs Entertainment, Focus Features
MysteryThriller

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Film School Rejects

Film School Rejects

Imagine your Windows desktop screen, but even less upsetting, off-putting, and terrifying.

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BirthMoviesDeath

BirthMoviesDeath

The dichotomy between [the characters], as much as the bigger picture of the rabbit hole Amy goes spiraling down, is what gives Profile its suspenseful power.

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Collider

Collider

Screenlife format isn't just a gimmick, it's an effective and unconventional cinematic method...

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Variety

Variety

Any factual grounding gives way beneath the film as it devolves into shrill heart-versus-head melodrama.

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The Guardian

The Guardian

It is contrived but it does hang together, just about...

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IndieWire

IndieWire

The answers to these mysteries are mighty predictable, but Profile nevertheless sells us on how seductive these interactions can be.

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The Times

The Times

The performances are unremarkable, the direction minimal, while the clumsy appropriation of a real world Isis threat for cheap cinematic thrills seems, at best, questionable.

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