One of the better remakes of this century so far (behind Evil Dead). Still not sure about Elijah Wood in the main role, but interesting take shooting in first person perspective until Frank’s death.
It was Alexandra Aja’s 2012 remake that really made this movie click with me. Previously, I always thought the original was was a little mediocre and lacking the pretty graphic violence of the remake. But since my first viewing of the remake (which I feel is excellent, by the way, other than not being sure about the choice of Elijah Wood in the main role), I’ve been able to appreciate the original far more, and in particular Joe Spinell’s excellent…