On the run from authorities, a troubled man recalls the mysterious events -- and the strange drifter -- that inspired his unusual transformation.
New fans of Rami Malek will enjoy his mercurial performance as a robotic night clerk at the worst hotel since Barton Fink. Or is it three performances? Cloaked in Y2K paranoia, writer-director Sarah Adina Smith’s sophomore feature slices and dices her harried Latino hero into parallel time frames, dropping clues about the malware that seemingly connects them. It over-reaches for meaning at times, but the offbeat storytelling, unusual Montana settings, and Malek’s probing eyes carry the Y2 day.