Sarah Musnicky

Sarah Musnicky
Tomatometer-approved critic
Biography:
Growing up as an autistic individual, Sarah Musnicky has relied on movies and television as an instruction manual on society and its constant changing standards. She initially explored this in her writing before making the leap into writing for entertainment news journalism in 2016. Musnicky first started writing for Legion of Leia and has worked alongside founder and editor-in-chief, Jenna Busch, since. Since getting her start at Legion of Leia, she has written and provided content for outlets like That Hashtag Show, Screen Rant, and Comingsoon.net. Sarah is currently a contributor to Legion of Leia at Vital Thrills and VitalThrills.com, and the managing editor at horror review website, Nightmarish Conjurings.

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
3.5/5 63% Jungle Cruise (2021) JUNGLE CRUISE is great fun, but it does hit some bumps along its journey. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 27, 2021
4/5 91% Fear Street Part Three: 1666 (2021) The finale ends this ambitious project on a high note. FEAR STREET PART 3: 1666 will take viewers on an emotional rollercoaster ride from beginning to end. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 16, 2021
5/5 84% Blood Red Sky (2021) Absolutely thrilling. BLOOD RED SKY will keep viewers on the edge of their seats from beginning to end. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 8, 2021
8/10 89% Fear Street Part Two: 1978 (2021) With a new batch of characters, and gruesome kills galore, there's plenty for fans of camp-set horror that will be satisfied with this latest installment. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 7, 2021
4.5/5 63% The 8th Night (2021) Through a supernatural lens, Kim Tae-hyung's exploration of enlightenment and suffering leaves a lasting impact in THE 8TH NIGHT. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 2, 2021
4/5 82% Fear Street Part One: 1994 (2021) This is a promising start to the trilogy, and will fill the void in a slasher-lover's heart. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 30, 2021
6.5/10 80% Black Widow (2021) BLACK WIDOW will provide some closure for fans, but the film is not without its flaws. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 29, 2021
3.5/5 90% Luca (2021) LUCA presents an overly predictable, yet classic story. However, the animation is gold, capturing the feel of the sea as well as the character of the Italian Riveria. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 16, 2021
3.5/5 No Score Yet Captive (2020) You'll be kept guessing with its twists and turns, with the performances and unpredictability keeping you hooked. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 3, 2021
4.5/10 75% Spare Parts (2020) It's a fun, entertaining venture into a Grindhouse-style gladiatorial realm, but its overreliance on tropes does little to elevate it beyond the surface. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 1, 2021
7/10 66% Sound of Violence (2021) Featuring creative kills, spot-on sound/visual design, and a tragedy you can't turn away from, SOUND OF VIOLENCE is a promising feature debut from Alex Noyer. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted May 20, 2021
2/5 67% Parallel Minds (2020) While ambitious, the multiple plot elements are better suited for TV rather than a film. As is, the plot is hard to follow. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted May 14, 2021
9.5/10 88% Oxygen (2021) Alexandre Aja's OXYGEN will take your breath in more ways than one, with its intelligent screenplay and Mélanie Laurent's captivating performance. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted May 11, 2021
5/10 No Score Yet Red Snow (2021) It features a premise that'll grip you, especially if you're a lover of supernatural romance fiction. Silly comfort food for the soul, even if a bit underdeveloped. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted May 7, 2021
2/5 39% Things Heard & Seen (2021) THINGS HEARD & SEEN cheats its viewers with its lack of resolution, but Seyfried and Norton do the work to elevate what's been provided on paper. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 30, 2021
4.5/5 83% Boys from County Hell (2020) A horrifyingly fun, unique adventure, where we get new vampiric surprises and top-notch humor to match! - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 20, 2021
2/5 61% The Banishing (2020) It hits all the classic beats of a haunting, but doesn't trust itself to explore deeper. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 13, 2021
3.5/5 83% The Power (2021) Rose Williams's performance is a standout, even in the pitch black, claustrophobic darkness. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 6, 2021
4/5 86% The Feast (2021) THE FEAST is an almost flawless contemporary horror fairytale. It is foreboding and will send chills up the spine as the horror unfolds. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 17, 2021
9/10 94% Raya and the Last Dragon (2021) RAYA AND THE LAST DRAGON has so much heart. It's almost sheer perfection and will be an instant classic. Guaranteed! - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 1, 2021
1/5 20% Dead Air (2020) As a thriller, DEAD AIR should be marked as dead on arrival. It would have been better marketed as a drama. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 26, 2021
4.5/5 86% We're All Going to the World's Fair (2021) For this former roleplayer, WE'RE ALL GOING TO THE WORLD'S FAIR hits all the right subtle horror marks. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 24, 2021
5/10 67% The Blazing World (2021) Carlson Young's visual identity is stunning and she shows immense promise. But the thin narrative in THE BLAZING WORLD will irk some viewers. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 22, 2021
3/5 88% Coming Home in the Dark (2021) Impactful decisions early on, strong performances, and masterful use of tension help lift the film. However, it's not always enough to hide its plot holes. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 10, 2021
8/10 80% Knocking (2021) The fact that we are all led to question Molly's story in itself highlights what Kempff is trying to show us. in KNOCKING. And that is mastery. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 29, 2021
7/10 100% The Pink Cloud (2021) With an eerie timeliness and grounded, multi-layered performances, THE PINK CLOUD holds its own. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 29, 2021
4.5/5 93% Saint Maud (2020) SAINT MAUD will haunt the mind long after the credits are done rolling. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 28, 2021
4/5 80% The Night (2021) The Night is psychologically compelling and a truly effective horror watch, with a satisfying ending that comes full circle. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 25, 2021
4/5 91% PG: Psycho Goreman (2021) It's not often that you find a film that's completely bonkers and wholesome all in one package. PG: PSYCHO GOREMAN has this in spades. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 21, 2021
4/5 89% Goodbye Honey (2020) GOODBYE HONEY is a multilayered mystery of an abduction thriller, where you will go down a path questioning what is truth or fiction in this tale. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 17, 2021
7.5/10 60% Hunted (2020) Hunted provides further proof of the strength and continued relevance of fairytales and how we'll always find something new to explore when we revisit them. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 14, 2021
3.5/5 78% Greenland (2020) GREENLAND is truly a pleasant surprise. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 18, 2020
5/5 70% Meander (2021) MEANDER is a high-stakes, tension filled ride, carried by Gaia Weiss' performance, that will have you on the edge of your seat. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 14, 2020
4.5/5 86% The Bloodhound (2020) For fans of Edgar Allen Poe, THE BLOODHOUND makes a familiar story feel fresh and relevant again. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 14, 2020
2/5 50% The Midnight Sky (2020) Despite the film's stunning visuals and score, its failure to connect through its characters marks THE MIDNIGHT SKY dead upon arrival. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 9, 2020
2.5/5 70% Godmothered (2020) It's not reinventing the wheel, but GODMOTHERED is cute. Jillian Bell provides much needed life to a script bogged down by forced plot points. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 2, 2020
5/5 95% Memories of Murder (2003) MEMORIES OF MURDER is sheer perfection from start to finish. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 16, 2020
1/5 50% Sleepless Beauty (2020) SLEEPLESS BEAUTY breaks a cardinal sin, which is making the viewer ask themselves why should they care about what's happening... - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 16, 2020
3/5 56% Mortal (Torden) (2020) MORTAL offers a glimpse inside a different Norse origin-story with mixed success. With pacing issues and storytelling pitfalls, the film's success lies in its cast. - We Live Entertainment EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 5, 2020
7/10 39% Rebecca (2020) Carried by the performances, production design, direction and more, Ben Wheatley's REBECCA has carved out its own memorable space for viewers to enjoy. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 15, 2020
8.5/10 98% My Heart Can't Beat Unless You Tell It To (2021) MY HEART CAN'T BEAT UNLESS YOU TELL IT TO is a heartbreaking tale that hits you with a gut punch of bittersweetness. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2020
7.5/10 81% Over the Moon (2020) OVER THE MOON is a beautifully rendered tale exploring grief and moving on. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 9, 2020
6/10 84% Bloodthirsty (2021) Amelia Moses' direction, the beautiful soundtrack, and Lauren Beatty and Greg Bryk's performances give BLOODTHIRSTY its strength. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 2, 2020
3.5/10 63% The Secrets We Keep (2020) While the cast delivers strong performances, THE SECRETS WE KEEP is weighed down by a script that leaves a lot to be desired. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 22, 2020
9/10 73% Mulan (2020) This MULAN brings honor to us all with its beautiful cinematography, epic battle scenes, and a familiar, yet distinct tale. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 3, 2020
6.5/10 77% Monster Seafood Wars (2020) MONSTER SEAFOOD WARS is literally a kaiju-gourmet fest for fans of the genre. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 2, 2020
10/10 100% A Mermaid in Paris (Une Sirène à Paris) (2020) A MERMAID IN PARIS will be a classic. Evoking fairytale whimsy and hitting all the right emotional notes, it's a magical escapist balm for the soul. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 31, 2020
7.5/10 77% The Curse of Audrey Earnshaw (2020) THE CURSE OF AUDREY EARNSHAW is a haunting coming-of-age tale filled with strong performances and stunning visuals. However, its ambiguous nature works against it. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 24, 2020
9.5/10 80% The Columnist (De Kuthoer) (2020) THE COLUMNIST is darkly hilarious, yet brutal in its execution, taking you on a wild ride. Star Katja Herbers delivers a standout performance. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 24, 2020
8.5/10 85% Detention (2019) DETENTION is a heartbreaking film that both terrifies and hits its audience with emotional gut-punches. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 24, 2020