Sinister 2 (**1/2): Too much of anything

Sinister 2 - 2015 Director Cirian Foy Starring James Ransone, Shannyn Sossamon, Robert Daniel Sloan, Dartanian Sloan, Lea Coco, Tate Ellington, Nicholas King Screenplay C. Robert Cargill, Scott Derrickson The eternal question about sequels to horror movies that are moderate hits: How does one progress the story without taking any of the elements too far or, by contrast, … Continue reading Sinister 2 (**1/2): Too much of anything

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Sinister: You’ve seen some of it before, but not all of it

Sinister - 2012 Director Scott Derrickson Starring Ethan Hawke, Juliet Rylance, Fred Dalton Thompson, Nick King, James Ransone, Clare Foley, Michael Hall D'Addario Screenplay Derrickson, C. Robert Cargill Sinister is a strange name for this film, even if it is technically correct.  As defined: threatening or portending evil, harm, or trouble; ominous, it works.  For some reason, I picture Snidely … Continue reading Sinister: You’ve seen some of it before, but not all of it