Saturday, October 19, 2013
Scary Movie Month Movie Club #3: The People Under the Stairs
Week Three in the Scary Movie Month Movie Club finds us traveling back to the 1990s, a notoriously bad decade for horror movies. Director Wes Craven had been on an incredibly uneven run since A Nightmare on Elm Street when he made The People Under the Stairs in 1993, and it wound up being one of the most interesting and unique movies in his filmography. You may not like everything about it, but it's a horror movie that's very much of its time and which tries to say some things that Craven hadn't really attempted before or since.
What do you all think? Let's start talking.
If you haven't already seen The People Under the Stairs and you're a Netflix subscriber, it's available to watch here.