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Saturday, February 02, 2008

Sean Kelly

My Thoughts on The Eye

Before I continue with the review, I should make a correction from yesterday's Movies of the Moment post. I said that The Eye was the latest J-Horror remake, when it actually the remake of a Hong Kong horror film.

That said, the Asian influence wasn't as evident in this film as films like The Ring and The Grudge and I think that's a good thing.

I have to admit, that I was a little cautious seeing this film. There is a bit of a backlash against both Asian horror remakes and PG-13 rated horror films.

However, in the end, I quite enjoyed the film. It is not a perfect film, and I would probably say the original film is probably better, however there were some decent scares in the film and it was well worth my time.

Sean Kelly

About Sean Kelly -

Sean Patrick Kelly is a self-described ├╝ber-geek, who has been an avid film lover for all his life. He graduated from York University in 2010 with an honours B.A. in Cinema and Media Studies and he likes to believe he knows what he’s talking about when he writes about film (despite occasionally going on pointless rants).