Open 24 Hours (2018) Movie Review

It’s just too bad writer-director Padraig Reynolds felt the need to eschew all that masterfully-developed psychological tension for tired slasher tropes, right down to the killer chasing the Final Girl and that inevitable moment when she falls and helplessly crawls along the ground. Until then, though, Open 24 Hours is a small winner, with a great setting, an appealing heroine and some genuinely harrowing moments. I guess two-thirds of a great horror movie is better than all of a mediocre one.

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