The horror movie genre will never be the same.
We saw IT this afternoon, and I gotta say that this has the potential to turn the whole genre on its head. A talented cast. Striking cinematography. The complete and utter absence of cheap scares. What’s going on here?
Well, for starters, this isn’t a horror movie in the traditional sense. It’s more like a coming-of-age film about a bunch of kids facing their fears – and it just so happens that the thing they fear is a shape-shifting clown from another dimension who eats children. You know, that old chestnut. Continue reading
That sure was two hours of pseudo feminism and lesbian undertones, set to the backdrop of the Cold War.
Cool fight sequences –
too bad all the stuff between
was a major snooze.