FILM REVIEW: Ouija: Origin of Evil

Ouija: Origin of Evil (Mike Flanagan, 2016)

Just in time for Halloween comes Ouija: Origin of Evil, the prequel to 2014’s Ouija. But instead of a trashy teen horror, it’s now a family affair. Set in 1967, Alice Zander (Elisabeth Reaser) works from home as a fortune teller, with her children, Paulina (Annalise Basso) and Doris (Lulu Wilson) assisting her. Unable to connect with the afterlife, she tells her customers what they want to hear, while desperately hoping for a message from her late husband. When Paulina tells her mother about Ouija, a game she played at her friend’s house, Alice adds it to the act, and then Doris starts acting hella weird. Continue reading FILM REVIEW: Ouija: Origin of Evil