Ari Aster’s ‘Midsommar’ Channels a Daymare in a Poppy Field While Processing Grief

Just over four years ago, I lost my father in a freak accident. We did not have the best relationship, but it was one that had come a long way in the months immediately before. When you lose someone without notice, without warning, and seemingly without cause, it gnaws at you. Death can plunge you … Continue reading Ari Aster’s ‘Midsommar’ Channels a Daymare in a Poppy Field While Processing Grief

Review: ‘The Little Stranger’ is a Cerebral, Non-Terrifying Horror

A middle-aged doctor in a rural town meets with a patient who is part of the Ayres family. Unbeknownst to the family, Doctor Faraday’s (Domhnall Gleeson) mother used to work at the manor when times were better. Young Roderick Ayres (Will Poulter) heir to the Ayres estate suffers from an injury to the leg and … Continue reading Review: ‘The Little Stranger’ is a Cerebral, Non-Terrifying Horror