“Halloween Kills” Enthusiasm

Now Showing on the Greene Screene: Halloween Kills (2021)

Since 1978’s Halloween helped create perhaps the most popular subgenre of horror, the franchise itself has always been at its best when it takes itself less seriously (see: “Season of the Witch”).

Compared to brothers-in-slashing, Freddy and Jason, that hasn’t happened so often, as not many people agree with me. The Halloween franchise is the “serious” one, and it often wears its badge as Victim Zero in a way…