This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
“the more you deny me, the stronger i get.”
an obvious yet effective metaphor for grief and becoming aware of our own mortality: The Babadook is a film that will linger in your mind, but not for the reasons you might expect.
while the horror aspect is prominent and the monster crafted is utterly distressing, even more terrifying is Amelia's psychological breakdown and transformation from victim to aggressor in her own home. with the resurface of unresolved trauma from the death…