The Babadook ★★★★

As a proudly child-free hater of children, I have to say that I fucking love the kid in this film, because he's such an enormous pain in the arse that he's a great advert for my anti-breeding campaign. Whenever his mum gets pissed off with his latest antics, it really makes me laugh.

And it's a good film too. I like the suggestion that Mr Babadook is some sort of internalised mental illness rather than an actual ghost/demon/monster thing. I found the climactic scenes a little underwhelming on this rewatch, but I think I might just be suffering from haunted house movie fatigue.

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