Malevolent Reviews

December 7, 2018
By the time the film takes a hard left into grisly serial-killer territory, most of the suspense, pathos, and personality have long slipped away.
October 25, 2018
A depressing journey that lacks genuine scares and any real direction. This Netflix original movie made some major mistakes that horror movies should avoid.
October 12, 2018
Solid horror movie; some gore, violence, scary imagery.
October 12, 2018
Void of scares, its few engaging moments early on -- and Celia Imrie's acting -- just aren't enough to help Malevolent rise above its stilted performances and nonthreatening ghosts.
October 8, 2018
There are a lot of good ingredients in Malevolent, from its concept to its cast. And the final 25 minutes are incredibly tense and scary. But the rest of the movie can't really hold its momentum.
October 6, 2018
So much more than a ghost film, but a movie about being haunted by the past and by mental illness.
October 5, 2018
...as ineffective and monotonous a horror effort as one can easily recall...
October 5, 2018
It's not going to be anyone's favorite new horror film this holiday season, but it's a solid enough start to the month when temperatures drop and it becomes cooler to tell ghost stories.