The Incident (1967) is a jarring film about toxic and “passive” masculinity as cruel spectator sport

Jan Sterling as Muriel in this screen grab from “The Incident” (1967), a fascinating and deeply disturbing film.

Film Review: “The Incident” (1967)

Larry Peerce’s “The Incident” is a savage, unremittingly intense experience parked rude and hostile, claustrophobically right up in our faces. We’re held hostage by the shocking, depraved torment and terrorizing of no less than 14 passengers in a single New…