Karyn Kusama

‘The Invitation’ Review: Karyn Kusama’s Fierce Drama Pulls No Punches

by Britt Hayes September 28, 2015 @ 1:15 PM
Drafthouse Films
After being dealt some bad luck in the studio system with the underwhelming action flick Aeon Flux and the undervalued horror comedy Jennifer’s Body, director Karyn Kusama emerges with her best film since she made her feature debut with 2000's Girlfight. The Invitation is an exceptionally unnerving thriller, a sharp study in the horrors of platonic indulgence and the over-extension of courtesy.

Ray Liotta May Fall in 'The Rut'

by Damon Houx April 20, 2012 @ 10:20 PM
Warner Brothers
It's hard to steer a career right after some studio failures, but it looks like Karyn Kusama is going back to the indie world that launched her with 'Girlfight.' She's directing 'The Rut' and has Chloe Grace Moretz and Jeffery Dean Morgan already in, but it looks like she's going to be adding Goodfella Ray Liotta to the mix.