David Ondaatje Creates a Clumsy and Insincere Past in His Hitchcock Remake

New York Press | January 22, 2009
Writer-director David Ondaatje repeats the past so inexpertly that The Lodger (an update of Alfred Hitchcock’s 1926 film) is almost comically schlocky.

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