As its title signifies, “A Traditional Horror Story” is not delicate about drawing inspiration from horror motion pictures that got here earlier than it. “Midsommar,” “The Texas Chain Saw Massacre,” and “Saw” are only a few of the films viewers picked up similarities to in “A Traditional Horror Story.”
“When you take 80s slashers, THE WICKER MAN, THE VILLAGE, EVIL DEAD, SILENT HILL, and MIDSOMMAR and put them in a blender, you get the oh so meta Italian horror film inside a horror film, A CLASSIC HORROR STORY, now streaming on Netflix,” Dread Central author Michelle Swope posted on Twitter.
“I simply completed watching ‘A Traditional Horror Story’ and I actually loved it: it has Midsommar & The Village vibes all blended with that 80s slasher motion pictures really feel,” Twitter person @frankiefermi wrote. “Additionally, the pictures is nice.”
The film that “A Traditional Horror Story” most like is “Midsommar,” the unforgettable 2019 horror movie that is quickly ascending to basic standing. It is a lot like “Midsommar,” in reality, that filmmakers Roberto De Feo and Paolo Strippoli ought to most likely pay “Midsommar” writer-director Ari Aster royalties the way in which musicians do after they pattern a music. There’s stuff within the film that is so obviously lifted from “Midsommar” that some viewers have been turned off by it. On Twitter, person @ScottFloronic wrote, “A Traditional Horror Story is simply the Want model of Midsommar,” referencing the online marketplace for cheap goods.
“Simply completed watching a basic horror story,” Twitterer @HIBARIN wrote. “Quite than being scary in any method it simply kinda took in style plotlines from various motion pictures and put it collectively like ‘haha see? we did it on objective! it is purported to be cliched bc-‘ however i am undecided if it was accomplished nicely.”
Folks additionally had ideas concerning the twist ending, which we cannot spoil right here past saying there may be one and it is bizarre.