7º – The Skeleton Key (Iain Softley, 2005)A nurse is given the opportunity to exercise her profession more assertively, accepting a job to care for an elderly man in a house in the swamp. The problem is that strange events linked to Satanism begin to happen on the spot, leaving the woman confused about her role in that environment. Interesting horror in some ways, ‘The Skeleton Key’ stumbles upon its exaggerated and meaningless ending. However, its engaging themes and positive horror constructions make the spectator’s experience justifiable.
6º – Primal Fear (Gregory Hoblit, 1996)In the plot, a young man is accused of stabbing a nun at a church. After the media gains interest in the case, a respected lawyer decides to defend the young person. ‘Primal Fear’ has a concise plot, scouring the whole compendium that comprised the murder and the life of the principal accused. An excellent option in the genre of suspense, bringing, also, remarkable twists throughout the history.
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