My heart. IT HURTS.
The first time I watched the Witch it was in theaters. Due to how immersive the experience was and the material within, I got out of the screening feeling extremely disturbed and dirty so much so that I convinced myself I hated the film. Two feelings I’ve never felt so strongly for towards a movie thus far in my lifetime.
Few years later on my second viewing I have a much better appreciation and respect for the Witch. Dark, forboding,…
Cruel. Unnerving. Devastating.
I’ve always said Exorcist 3 is the all-time scariest film I’ve ever seen. Hereditary now takes second place (pushing the Conjuring to third). I am a life-long huge horror fan and Hereditary had me covering my face peeking through my fingers constantly like I was a little kid all over again. My whole body felt like a clenched closed fist for most of the movie. That’s how intense and relentless this is. It has no mercy for…