We Summon the Darkness Reviews

February 2, 2021
A rollicking B-movie satire about those who truly have blood on their hands.
April 18, 2020
What really sets We Summon the Darkness apart ... is its joyous - if nasty - celebration of the female rock fan at a crucial point in her development.
April 10, 2020
The proceedings are not entirely unamusing in their lurid way, but they're also not nearly as clever as the filmmakers believed or hoped they would be.
April 10, 2020
The twist/reveal happens too early in the proceedings, bursting the mystery bubble and resulting in a long, drawn-out anticlimactic second-half that's disappointingly generic.
April 9, 2020
It's like a good Blumhouse movie, told in elegantly framed images, and though the situation is extreme, the violent action is staged in a manner that one might describe as the understated version of over-the-top.
April 9, 2020
"We Summon the Darkness" is fine throughout...
April 8, 2020
Not today, Satan. Not today.
April 6, 2020
The film's cat-and-mouse antics play out with no sense of escalation or invention.
April 6, 2020
An appealing cast and slick period production values make this an entertaining enough retro bloodbath.
November 6, 2019
steadily upends conventional prejudices (& cinematic clichés) concerning gender, class and religion - even if, after a relatively early reveal of the Big Twist, there is nowhere left to go beyond standard cat-and-mouse manoeuvres and chaotic farce.
October 2, 2019
A throwback horror comedy that offers up just enough surprises and a pair of scene-stealing performances by Hasson and Daddario that will make you throw up a pair of devil horns and hail Satan.
September 26, 2019
It also hinges on a big plot twist, so all I will say for now is that it's the best Satanic Panic-inspired horror movie I have seen this year, and there have been several.