The Field Guide to Evil Reviews

April 28, 2020
It's a shame this did not work. It almost feels offensive to the filmmaker's culture to approach these stories with such lack of cinematic sense. [Full review in Spanish].
April 9, 2019
'The Field Guide to Evil' sets up a new cross-cultural paradigm for the anthology horror film, and it is most welcome.
March 28, 2019
If the worst effect of A Field Guide to Evil is that it encourages viewers to study up on creeps and scares of the world, that's a sacrifice worth making.
October 10, 2018
Off-base and so colored by modern obsessions and prejudices.
October 10, 2018
While each film is from a separate country, the similarities highlight what folklore shares across cultures.
September 4, 2018
Overly long, with only a few stories working coherently, but elicits a cosy, Tales from the Crypt fireplace feel.
August 21, 2018
Bewitches through mood, theme and style sometimes more than story, though the fact that some shorts stand out more than others is emblematic of the format above all else.
July 30, 2018
This is 'folk horror' par excellence, hopping the globe in search of the collective origins of our errant unconscious.
May 25, 2018
Strickland's piece feels very unlike his previous work. Whereas in his other films, the overarching feeling is one of dread or anxiety, with this project he allows himself and his audience to have fun while still giving them a good jolt.