Directed by: Leigh Whannell
Starring: Lin Shaye, Dermot Mulroney, and Stefanie Scott
Reviewed by: Brendan Graham (Phantomhour)
When the first Insidious came out in theaters, James Wan proved that just because a horror film is PG-13, doesn’t mean it’s rubbish. It was intensely frightening and it created a series of films that took audiences into a hellish descent, into a ghostly work called The Further. This time around, Leigh Wannell (James Wan’s friend and a star from Saw and Insidious) took over the director’s chair for this prequel chapter in the franchise. How does it stack up?