Horror Movie Review: The Evil Within (2017)

“What makes you think the ride is over? What makes you think it’s ever going to end?” On the surface, The Evil Within looks like just another horror movie. However, delve deeper you’ll discover something genuinely fascinating. Before I can even get to the film, I must briefly mention its problematic production. Written directed Andrew Getty, The Evil Within took 15 years to complete. The film was a personal project Getty, who largely self-financed the estimated cost four to six million dollars the production. It was released in 2017, years after Getty’s in 2015. The film was inspired by the childhood nightmares of Getty. Filming began in 2002, and the film was shot largely in Getty’s own mansion. He was heavily involved in the creation of many of the elaborate sets, animatronics and other effects. The production went a number of issues, including; budgetary complications, lawsuits and conflicts with the cast and crew. Getty continued to work on the film for many years after, creating his own effects and trying to the film. He died in 2015 due to an alleged addiction to Methamphetamine. Unfortunately, this was before […]

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