Netflix Review: Malevolent

Simple Review: Paint by numbers

In my eternal search for excellence in horror movies, I have come to one conclusion: if one horror movie is a hit there will be a ton of copycats. In the Eighties it was slasher movies, the Nineties brought us the self-aware horror movie craze thanks to Scream and now we have the haunted house movies trying to capitalize on the success of The Conjuring. The latest attempt is by Malevolent, a Netflix horror film that does its best to delve into the creepy world of ghosts and haunted houses. Does it deliver in the scare department? The only way to find out is to grab a flashlight, take those creaky steps down to the basement and confront the evil spirits in this review. Continue reading “Netflix Review: Malevolent”