The old staple of having the detective become obsessed with the murdered woman here gets an update by having the detective be a woman as well. Robert ends up her second pick. White Orchid 2018 : Shy and reserved, Claire Decker, 30ish, is a part-time investigator for Social Services. But as both he and their guide become increasingly attracted to her, tensions begin to build, even as they face ever-increasing dangers. The local police have been unable to solve the horrific crime, or even decipher the victim's true identity. Olivia Thirlby Juno in the lead role does fine as the detective, but is less convincing when she transforms herself later on -- but perhaps her character would be less convincing in that state.
Shy and reserved, Claire Decker, 30ish, is a part-time investigator for Social Services. All in all, if you like your film noir in color, this movie is well worth a try. An archaeologist working in Southern Mexico believes that there are remnants of the ancient Toltec civilization in a remote area. Typically, she solves cases where senior citizens have died alone, leaving no indication of who must handle their estate. John Carroll Lynch Fargo, Zodiac is reliable as always as the sheriff saddled with Thirlby's investigation. Cast: , , , , , , , Director: Genres: , Production Co: Vertical Entertainment, Santana Films, Industry Standard Films. She is to be sacrificed.
If the Movie keeps buffering, Just pause it for 5-10 minutes then continue playing! The trio finally find the tribe but Catherine accidently leads to the death of the chief's son. . At the end of this film the three battle the odds against the whole tribe. Archeologist Lundigan and photographer Castle trek through the jungles of Mexico with the help of guide Silvestre hoping to find the remnants of a lost Toltec civilization. He requests a photographer, and is frustrated when he is sent a young woman to do the job. Release Date: Not Yet Rated 1 hr 22 min Plot Summary A social services investigator helps a local sheriff solve the brutal murder of a beautiful blonde known only as The White Orchid.
This time however, Claire is reluctantly drawn into a puzzling murder case. As Claire is drawn deeper and more intimately into the dead woman's life, she finds herself taking dangerous chances and pushing personal and professional boundaries. Lush vegetation and credible old monumental ruins provide the most interest in this hackneyed expedition story, with the two male leads vying for Castle's favors until, finally, Silvestre. Written by This is a pretty good modern film noir. He continually annoys her with his narrow-minded remarks, yet she takes the pictures he requests of a local fiesta, and later she convinces a plantation owner from the area to be their guide. A guide is needed to lead the expedition. As Claire is drawn deeper and more intimately into the dead woman's life, she finds herself taking dangerous chances and pushing personal and professional boundaries.
As they begin the trip in search of the archaeologist's goal, he begins to respect the young photographer. Typically, she solves cases where senior citizens have died alone, leaving no indication of who must handle their estate. The local police have been unable to solve the horrific crime, or even decipher the victim's true identity. This time however, Claire is reluctantly drawn into a puzzling murder case. Even the love triangle theme fails to impact this film. The rest of the film suffers from the rather dullness of Robert.
The photographer elected to capture and record this historic moment is Catherine. Some good exterior scenes of plateaus and jungle landscape. . . . . .
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