Clown (2014)

Directed by Jon Watts Clown, about a man turning into a child-eating clown, is disturbing and thus incredibly effective.  It's one of those troubling horror movies that, though it follows certain conventions, wades into frightening, disgusting territory and provokes incredibly upsetting feelings within the viewer.  On one hand such feelings may make it easy to write … Continue reading Clown (2014)

It (2017)

Directed by Andy Muschietti It is one of the best Stephen King adaptations I have ever seen.  That might be hyperbole, and it's certainly subjective, but this film captured the same feeling I get from a Stephen King novel.  The Shining might be a better movie, but it's a different story, while tv remakes like those … Continue reading It (2017)