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Horror is a genre that always feels like it’s in danger of reaching saturation point, but never does for the sole reason that audiences love little more than being scared out of their seats. No matter how many scary features come out of the woodwork, because there will always be a crowd for them, even if the house of the night it did not receive the praise it deserved at the time.
Of course, the pandemic was a huge factor considering the next few hellraiser Reboot director David Bruckner’s atmospheric plunge into the supernatural initially premiered at Sundance in January 2020, but didn’t hit theaters until August 2021. Despite a certified Fresh Rotten Tomatoes score of 87 percent and another performance. mighty from the ever-reliable Rebecca Hall, though, the house of the night it was only able to exceed $15 million at the box office.
However, horror fans have a long memory and an undying need to praise the best, most underrated and most overlooked films that seem from the rooftops, with the acclaimed exploration of the fusion of trauma with horror finally being lavished. in positivity on Reddit.
The final act can be divisive among purists, but for the most part, the house of the night it is an exercise elaborated by experts to do a lot with little. Hall’s recently widowed protagonist is still reeling from the unexpected death of her husband, leaving her alone in her ominously cavernous lakeside home.
He soon begins to experience haunting visions and ghostly encounters, but is it all in his head? You can probably guess, but it’s worth finding out regardless.