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Review: The Orphan Killer (2011)

5 Jan

FUCKING. BEAUTIFUL. This movie is everything a horror movie SHOULD be.
These days, every single horror film follows a cliché trend, or a formula, usually involving a group of teens wandering off and acting like fucking retards, and systematically being offed. They fill the modern “horror” film with cheap moments and shocks. For example, low, menacing tones leading into a shrill screech as a cat jumps into screen. Sure, it can startle someone. They can jump from surprise. But if the only parts of the film that are interesting are when small animals leap onto the screen, then you have failed at making a horror movie. That is not what horror is about.

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