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The Dark Horse

From the first shot to the last, this masterful narrative takes us in and offers a powerful and emotional experience.

Structure: 5/5 | Entertainment: 5/5

Something in the waters of New Zealand. Like its country cousin Hunt for the Wilderpeople, The Dark Horse delivers a striking narrative with emotional resonance. Written and directed masterfully by James Napier Robertson, this real-life story of chess champion Genesis Potini earns its well-deserved 97% critical rating.

The dark horse himself, Main Character Genesis (Cliff Curtis) struggles with maintaining stability while battling...

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