I really wanted to like It Follows. I don't consider myself a horror snob, but I do take notice when a movie receives a lot of critical attention. To be fair, I didn't dislike this film by any means, and it did earn much of its praise. The cinematography is gorgeous, the acting is strong, … Continue reading Review (It Follows, 2014)
The Babadook is an Australian horror movie by debut director Jennifer Kent. Essie Davis stars as Amelia, a widowed mother struggling to care for her son, Sam (Noah Wiseman). Still grieving from the loss of her husband ten years earlier, Amelia has a difficult time coping with her son's behavioral problems. Sam struggles with anxiety, … Continue reading Review: The Babadook (2014)
My name is Elliott Newman and I write sci-fi/fantasy, essays, and reviews. This blog is about my writing life as well as a showcase for some of my work.