Review: Halloween (2018)

Like other 90's kids, my introduction to many a classic film was via other popular movies. My first taste of Stanley Kubrick's The Shining was seeing it get ripped apart at a drive-in movie theater by an F-4 tornado in 1996's Twister. '96 was also the same year that Wes Craven's Scream tore through theaters. … Continue reading Review: Halloween (2018)

Review: Hereditary

First-time writer/director Ari Aster brilliantly fuses horror metaphor and classic scares into a powerfully unsettling and disturbing depiction of familial collapse. Toni Collette gives a powerhouse performance in a film that is densely packed with big and frightening ideas. It's a slow burn of unnerving atmosphere and palpable dread that escalates toward a descent into … Continue reading Review: Hereditary