* out of **** Most who see 2010's "And Soon the Darkness" will not know that it's a close remake of a 70's film of the same name. This is only appropriate, given that the original film had vanished into obscurity almost instantly after it was allowed a release, and deservedly so. I saw the 1970 "And Soon the Darkness" not too long ago - and not because I heard of the remake first - yet I can't quite remember a whole lot of it aside from the main points. Oh, well; that was … more
AND SOON THE DARKNESS Yes remakes seem to be coming out of nowhere these days, even straight to video remakes. I know that is crazy but it is true, some remakes go straight to DVD. I want to know why remake something if you do not release it theatrically. The remake of "I Spit on your Grave" was very good and could have done more if given the chance. This was one of those ones that went straight to DVD from what I can tell. Is it as good … more
The film could have been really suspenseful if it had tried. Alas we are left with a good movie instead of a great one. It does have some good special features that I do recommend, if you get a chance check the flick out.
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