Starring: Patrick Wilson , Vera Farmiga ,Ruairi O’Connor, Sarah Catherine Hook, and Julian Hilliard
Directed by: Michael Chaves
Rating: * ½
What the devil! The devil’s advocates made me do it. I have no interest in this haunted-house type of trope terror supplier. But the demand for a review was incessant. “You can’t be selective about what your reviews. It’s got nothing to do with personal likes and dislikes.” Blah blah.
So okay then, here goes. The 8th Conjuring movie is a sequel to the last two films in the series. It’s perhaps a tad better than the last Conjuring film the Curse Of La Llorana. And an episode where Lorraine recreates events leading up to the murder of a girl in a forest is savagely sharp in its impact.
But this one is nonetheless a slog unless you are a diehard fan of these devil-may-(s)care films where atmosphere is…