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Old 02-26-2013, 08:43 AM   #79
Kim Bruun
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Originally Posted by DVD-fanatic-9 View Post
I think the ending is actually incredibly sad. [...] I get why anyone might find it silly but that's the budget.
Don't get me wrong, I think the ending is sad too - on paper. But the execution of it lessens the impact for me. The problem for me is that the movie tries to tug at the heart strings, make a sly remark about popular media, and show off some less than convincing special effects all at once.

Unfortunately, I think The Howling is at its strongest when it's simply Dee Wallace and a serial killer in a sleazy video shop.
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