‘Knives Out’ Is Actually a Fantasy, Not a Comedy

The Oscar-nominated film imagines a world where consequences exist for the privileged

Daniel Craig and Ana de Armas in Knives Out (2019)

AAfter college, I moved to the tiny city of Sitka, Alaska, to work as a tutor at a local university. During the cold, dark, rainy winter months, you could find many of Sitka’s younger folks at weekend game nights. These were hosted by one of…