It’s really not a very good movie, but I enjoy it still out of nostalgia.
Loved this movie as a kid, but now it's pretty meh. There's still a lot about it that I find awesome, but that's probably my nostalgia taking over. The story itself is cool, but not executed incredibly well. The dialogue feels like it was written by a 12 year old, which was definitely awesome to me when I was about that age seeing the movie but nowadays makes my eyes hurt from rolling.
The opening scenes of this film I…
VVell. The VVitch is overhyped. Definitely some unsettling imagery, but it's not scary. Complaints I've seen claim the movie is too slovv, but for me it vvas vvay too fast. Almost immediately vve're exposed to horrific imagery and proof of a vvitch, vvhich removes vvhat could have been some really tense Salem paranoia (something that plays a surprisingly small role all-in-all).
As the film progresses, atmospheric tension builds up and is almost immediately disregarded vvith spooky cliches vvith an Olde…