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Off Topic #11: 20 Villians we love to hate.

The first installment of my top 100 film villans.

The Babadook (2014)

Initially, the film seems to be a tired single mother Amelia (Essie Davis) and her hyperactive son (Noah Wiseman) and all the situations that follow with repeated actions cause problems at school and disrupt interactions with potential playmates. The dark and emotional past which highlights Sam’s father and his absence points to many reasons why the…

Split (2017)

Viewers can say they are “truly moved” by emotive films with depth and meaning that not only entertain but educate. This would sound a bit like something you would attach to a Rom-com or a documentary style viewing, but I am going to apply it to Split. I didn’t do any research into DID  (Dissociative Identity Disorder)…

10 Cloverfield Lane( 2016): Interesting, suspenseful yet dark.

Director Dan Tratchtenberg teases the audience with this dark, suspenseful and deep semi-sequel using virtually no narration or initial backstory leaving the audience with no choice but to have as much information as the leading character. She wakes up in a bunker with two men with one claiming he saved her from a car crash…

The Witch (2015) Eerie,Dark and Unnerving

Now, When I first viewed the trailer for “The Witch” (2016) by debut director Robert Eggers, I was firstly intrigued and secondly felt uneasy about the film’s plot. As a woman who works with children as a day job, to understand that the underlying theme is child abduction/murder/witchcraft and general non-positive topic made me feel…