A lot of people have been praising "X" like it is some breakthrough or return to form for the genre of horror? The movie is a neo slasher that has heavy Tobe Hooper influence IMO. While I enjoy the "turn your brain off" vibe of slasher movies, I must admit I was a bit disappointed by the antagonists' motivations. Like the writer was like "old people. They're scary and weird right?" Really, you have a story of a couple where…
The Deep House 2021
This is worth watching because the location/idea was original & interesting IMO. That said, it's not great. A cool setting does not the movie make. The execution was just not there and the plot got worse as it neared the ending. Where it unfortunately needed to pick up and hold together. And personally, I think they should have just gone fully found footage with it. Instead, the boyfriend's "GoPro" camera footage and the other parts of the movie NOT shot that way look exactly the same.