Back in 2016, Babak Anvari’s thriller Under the Shadow became a favorite of Film Twitter, and understandably so. It’s a solid indie genre movie, and I wasn’t surprised to see Anvari’s follow-up Wounds lure big stars like Armie Hammer and Dakota Johnson, let alone land at tastemaker Annapurna. What did surprise me was the film’s lackluster reception at Sundance and the subsequent decision to bypass a theatrical release in favor of a deal with Hulu. In Wounds, Hammer plays a New Orleans bartender who picks up a phone left behind at his bar, after …

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