Thar: Harsh Varrdhan Kapoor’s pulpy Netflix thriller is the rare rape-revenge film that works

In 1971’s Straw Dogs, a mild-mannered mathematician played by Dustin Hoffman concocts elaborate death traps to get back at a gang of workmen who raped his wife. In 1974’s Death Wish, an architect played by Charles Bronson turns vigilante after his wife and daughter are attacked in a home invasion. Both films were considered too … Read more