Baskin (2015)

Baskin (translates to The Raid)
Director: Can Evrenol
Writer: Can Evrenol, Ogulcan Eren Akay, Cem Ozuduru, Ercin Sadikoglu
Cast: Muharrem BayrakErgun KuyucuSabahattin Yakut, Mehmet Cerrahoglu, Fatih Dokgöz, Gorkem Kasal
Part of: /slash Filmfestival
Seen on: 25.9.2015
[Reviews by cornholio and Maynard.]

Arda (Gorkem Kasal) is new to the police force. His troup, led by Remzi (Ergun Kuyucu), and consisting furthermore of Yavuz (Muharrem Bayrak) and Sabo (Sabahattin Yakut), sit around in a café where things seem playful on the surface, but some tension is noteable. Then they get called away and find themselves in a world that doesn’t seem to be quite on this earth and is full of horrors.

Baskin came with a lot of hype and promises of terrifying horrors. But in the end it’s neither as extreme nor as engaging as I expected.


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