Ginger Snaps 2: Unleashed ★½

what a shame that this sucks so bad, but like how do you take the first 40 minutes of this, ostensibly an interesting if tonally and formally shaky story about the way that involuntary commitment for the most vulnerable is a naked exercise of moralistic power and greed, and how self-harm and loneliness function in the aftermath of trauma, and then, through one of the most odious fucking twists i've seen in a movie, use it to conclude that young girls are just lying about parental and sexual abuse for personal gain? this is repugnant. i'm rating it higher than i should for the movie it could've been