7 Second Reviews: The Conjuring

Steering away from the flailing gore-fest of my last silver screen horror experience Evil Dead, it was refreshing to see The Conjuring go for atmosphere over body count. Displaying maturity some horrors lack, the film actually attempts at delivering a plot with the thrills.

It is by no means a terrifying affair, but I was left jumped and entertained throughout. The characters are developed (pleasantly surprisingly) more than I’m used to in modern horror films, and the spooks are dealt out in a slightly predictable but nonetheless satisfying manner. Not the scariest yet certainly not the shabbiest way to spend an evening. For the record, it was enough to wake me up at 3am…maybe a little tense.


By Kenny Masters


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s