A horror film that is supposedly based on true events can go one of two ways. It can be downright terrifying making you imagine how the scenario played out in reality and whether you are also faced with this danger. 415 more words
Tags » The House Of The Devil
Director: Ti West.
Writer: Ti West.
Cast: Jocelin Donahue, Greta Gerwig, Tom Noonan, Mary Woronov.
Running time: 91 Minutes.
Horror is a tricky genre to be successful in with mainstream audiences without continuous jump scares (trust me, they get boring fast) or over the top gore. 606 more words
John's Horror Corner: The House of the Devil (2009), style trumps substance in Ti West’s delightfully atmospheric callback to 70s and 80s occult horror.
MY CALL: Neither gory nor exhilarating, if you don’t like slow-burns then you definitely won’t like this. However, if you’d enjoy a callback to atmospheric 70s-80s horror with a well-developed and endearing victim, then this is for you. 703 more words