The It remake captures the scariest parts of childhood — but it could have done without the obligatory clunky love triangle.
In art, the antidote to terror isn’t necessarily harmony, or beauty, or calm. Sometimes it’s plain old stupidity.
“Only human beings can know what it means to strip a human being of being human”
Room shows us something undoubtedly true about a horrific story that we have never considered: the everydayness in which it takes place.
The vampire Abby is the electronic paedophile made flesh.
“Old teachers are like old athletes-they never come back.”
You don’t need method acting when facing down the dead, you need hard-arsed bastards.
The stench of Catholic corruption clings to every frame of “Rec 2.”
The scariest thing about Freddy isn’t his fistful of knives but his commanding, almost seductive presence.
“I really wanted the audience to be genuinely frightened and terrified by what they were seeing.”