Group of people, go off into the woods, like every damn movie, albeit this one with some meta aspects to it, making it “different”.
I was excited to see that Child’s Play was getting the reboot treatment. I was never the biggest fan of the series, but up to three was good. There is an argument to be made for Bride of Chucky but I was pretty much out at that. The concept was kind of hoakie, but it worked in its time frame, remember, it came out in 1988 and every movie had characters with weird backstories. This one removes the weird voodoo in exchange for a more realistic take. Was it better off?
Goosebumps+Dexter= I’m Not a Serial Killer
Listen to them, my creatures of the night, what beautiful music they make”-Dracula
you can see where inspiration came from this, but it was less homage and more a “Hold my beer” moment, as Bram Stoker showcased he could do it better.
This book is still relevant