Motion Picture Purgatory: THE INTRUDER (1981)

Let’s kick off the new year with 1981’s THE INTRUDER, a confusing allegorical regional horror(?) film about magicians and people who glow blue for some reason. In his first Motion Picture Purgatory of 2021, Rick Trembles dives into this uncategorizable Brantford, Ontario-shot tax shelter oddity that is perhaps more interesting for its detailed depiction of Canadian small town life than anything it is struggling to say about humanity. Rick sez: