I wanted to like this movie. The plot was purposefully simple and moved very slowly. The action scenes were good but they were spread out too much because the scenes between action were terribly boring.
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What the actual hell did I just watch. I was looking forward to watching a fun movie based on a classic horror franchise but instead what I watched was a rushed, poorly acted, sloppy mess of a film. I genuinely think that 400 monkeys on typewriters would pump out a better script then the finished product of this horrid movie. The only reason In was able to make it through this complete snoozefest was due to having my girl friend…
A sort of Back to the Future meets slasher flick. I consider it to be a bit of a missed opportunity. It leans too much into the goofy comedy and as a result, I struggle to take the more dramatic parts seriously. The performances are solid, my standout being Olivia Holt as a young Pam Miller. She really sells it as the mean girl in High School. Totally Killer is a decent but forgettable comedy/slasher movie that you'll probably enjoy in the moment and promptly forget once it's done.
In my screening I saw 4 or 5 people walk out of the film & not come back. About 3 hours in I also gave up on the film, it was simply not worth my time. The film was way too long with the same repetitive plot for the first 2.5 hours. It was far too leisurely and was not engaging enough. Leo plays a caricature once again, with his signature bad accent. Leo conflates good acting with having some period…