While browsing through Canadian Netflix on a weeknight looking for something to stymie the craving for a spooky movie (a common occurrence in October for most people but a necessity at any time in the year for the 24H2M crew), we came, once again, upon this movie. We passed over it before because the Netflix write-up for it was so friggin’ bland and run-of-the-mill, but this time we decided to take a closer look and realized it was directed by none other than John Carpenter (writer and director of Halloween, for those of you that live under a rock), so we decided to give it a go.
Without giving away too much of the plot, all we can really say is that it’s about a girl with a strange past that goes to an asylum and a bunch of stuff happens. That’s seriously all we can say.
Moral of this story? Even if it sounds boring on Netflix, it might be a totally cool John Carpenter movie that you don’t want spoiled by a plot summary on thescope.ca. This is definitely a good flick to help you prepare for …HALLOWEEN.
(It would be great if you could all hear the Michael Myers music as soon as you read that, but you’ll have to click this link to make it happen.)