So here is the key to enjoying this film:
-Ignore the story and plot for the most part since it doesn't make much sense anyway.
-Don't worry about the original film or video games since continuity is not really a concern either.
-Don't take the performances too seriously (especially Carrie-Ann Moss).
-Pretend that this is a film about a girl who runs away to experience the mother of all haunted houses.
-Enjoy the visuals!
I realized these things early on…
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"Not so much a horror film as teenagers getting what they deserve. 3 stars."
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