In Netflix’s island-set limited series, exhausting religious elements are countered by great performances and inspired horror.
Mike Flanagan returns to Netflix with another haunting saga featuring a strong Stephen King influence, if not a direct reference.
With “Two Storms,” the series high point pushes the Crains to their emotional breaking point with the help of an unrelenting camera.
By Rob Hunter
It’s not ‘The Shining’ and never tries to be, but it is one of the best Stephen King adaptations yet.
It’s time to return to the Overlook Hotel.
Horror has faced aspersions time after time. In being on the fringe of pop culture, the genre has had the space to do bold things. To be transgressive. To leave an indelible mark on the medium of film.