A weaker film than Chapter 2 but Lin Shaye is a badass and elevates the material. Her expanded role and the scenes in the second half detailing the formation of the Spectral Sightings trio puts a smile on my face and saves this from being just another throw away supernatural story.
One of these days Im just going to admit that Italian Giallo films are just not my thing. This film is held up high by many but to me I just found it kind of boring and its just an excuse to have a bunch of women scantily clad and guys having conversations about how beautiful they are and what they would like to do to them. Its obviously very misogynist to the point where the main female needs the…
I'm writing this review right after the film ended and man is my mind racing with theories. As with Osgood Perkins second film (I Am The Pretty Thing...) this is a slow burn horror film that places emphasis on atmosphere, sound and score above all else. With both films there is a creeping sense of dread and evil right from the first shot to the very last.
This is a type of horror that won't appeal to everyone but for…
Another mystery/thriller where the build up is way more interesting than the reveal. I was so on board with this film and then with about 30 mins left reveal after reveal just had me rolling my eyes. The performances here are top notch especially from Daniel Kaluuya who plays Chris (great name by the way!) the main character.
Its not the acting that lets this film down but the ridiculous conceit that we are supposed to believe. To me this…