The Devil’s Business

Nearly all horror is built on anticipation and imagination. Remember how it was when you were told a scary story as a child? How holding out for the end was both fear and fascination? Mere words can be enough to scare us stiff. In his feature debut, Sean Hogan makes full use of this effect. The methodically slow tempo waits for the right time to strike. Lengthy monologues, which let the intensity and emotion of the speaker shine through, sides with claustrophobia and old sins... Read More