Brazilian - 16 years
"We fly with our spirit"
"Are you gonna save us?"
Carpenter's horror approach was always based in an external menace invading and taking over from the outside, The Ward otherwise sees things at their most internalized and confined, and the horror is actually stable and confined in its location, and the thing that wants to externalize and escape is actually our protagonists, trapped in this mental haunted institution, resisting against the forces that physically and psychological try to lock and eliminate…
"I always knew he would come back"
Far from the most ambitious entry that this series had and it fully understands that, and it doesn't do a lot more than play it safe inside the slasher formula created by its original and also the various other slashers made in this 40 year gap, and the way it embraces this genre makes for something thats its incredibly enjoyable and represents very well the entire Halloween legacy. There are a lot of…
"There she is slaving away in the kitchen"
This would be pretty good if kept in the more over the top satirical and self aware explotation side, but then it tries to have actual emotional and serious approaches to a premisse that the own characters knows it feels from a SNL parody. Not the worst thing in the world, but painfully incompetent