Lost Child Reviews

September 13, 2018
Lost Child never becomes as affecting or suspenseful as it should be.
September 13, 2018
The slow-burning thriller walks a fine line, balancing elements of psychological drama and the supernatural, with a surging undercurrent of social commentary that sneaks up on you.
October 15, 2018
Though Lost Child does try to strike at a deeper emotional core through its mishmash of tropes, the over-glossed methodology and cheap resonance make the experience ultimately (and thoroughly) underwhelming.
September 18, 2018
Tries to have things both ways, raising supernatural overtones while trying to remain grounded in reality, and it doesn't succeed in maintaining the delicate balance that combination requires.
September 18, 2018
I really tried to like Lost Child, given the Missouri connection and my interest in folklore, but ultimately I had to admit defeat.
September 17, 2018
The way Mosley astutely weaves in comments about America's societal issues is perhaps the most chilling thing of all.
September 14, 2018
An extraordinarily delicate balancing act between drama and horror, visually and psychologically expansive, set in a place where stories of monsters are not mere entertaining fun, and where superstition is not harmless.
September 14, 2018
With Lost Child, Mosely has created another modern day myth, and it doesn't hurt that she keeps casting my favorite actresses.
September 4, 2018
Supernatural Ozark Mountains mystery that doesn't amount to much at all.