Home Video Review: ‘A Field in England’ Is Strange, yet Compelling

Director Ben Wheatley follows up brilliant serial-killer comedy Sightseers with A Field in England, a low-budget, black-and-white hallucinogenic period piece set in the hedgerows of 17th-century England. It’s consistently weird, sometimes indecipherable, and always compelling, from a guy who doesn’t want to paint in between the lines. As the film begins, Whitehead (Reece Shearsmith) emerges […]