Is imitation the sincerest form of flattery or just the fastest way to crank out a script? You decide after you watch the same plot twice. Today’s victims: Dark Skies (2013) and Poltergeist (1982).
Any character in a horror movie can spout off exposition. But only those special few with expert-level monster knowledge can propel a plot across the midpoint. Yet just how much do the experts know? We evaluate their most famous claims against the legends and traditions that inspired the movies. Today’s victim: Maleva the gypsy woman.