“Hereditary” is a literally "homemade" horror. The physical home, as a place of family life and as creative microcosm of Annie, and the metaphysical home, as a dreamlike symbol of the stability or instability of the Ego, are inextricably intertwined in a game of Chinese boxes : a husband , a son, a daughter, and a miniaturist job she loves. But also a bulky mother: Ellen.
Annie has always been trying to fix her "home": and soon we realize that something, in addition to the ambivalent relationship between her and the now defunct Ellen, does not work. Starting from Charlie, an... Read More
"Hereditary" (2018) - Directed by Ari Aster. After the death of her mother, a family begins to unravel cryptic and increasingly terrifying secrets about their ancestry. https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7784604/ "Get Out" (2017) - Directed by Jordan Peele. A young African American man visits his white girlfriend's family estate where he learns that many of its residents, who are black, have gone missing, and he soon learns the horrible truth when another frantic African-American warns him to "get out". https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5052448/ "The Witch" (2015) - Directed by Robert Eggers. A... Read More