Hereditary vs. Midsommar

Ari Aster may have only directed two feature films, but both have certainly made waves and proved to be incredibly divisive by horror fans. It seems that people either understood these movies, finding them brilliant, or found them incredibly boring. But we can’t deny that Aster blended arthouse cinematic brilliance with psychological horror, and the results are two of the best horror movies of 2018 … Continue reading Hereditary vs. Midsommar

“Midsommar” – Movie Review (Spoiler Free)

2019, R, Written and Directed by Ari Aster, A24, 140 minutes After making waves and disturbing audiences with Hereditary last year, writer/director Ari Aster followed it up with what he describes as “Wizard of Oz for perverts”.  However, after watching Midsommar, a better description might be “a spiritual remake of The Wicker Man”, and far better than that abysmal Nicholas Cage remake at that!  So … Continue reading “Midsommar” – Movie Review (Spoiler Free)