it is believed that on halloween night, the dead will rise to walk among us. the traditional rituals were devised to protect us from evil. on one particular night, people in a small town is about to experience the terrifying lesson that some traditions are best not to take for granted.

this is probably one of the great grade-b thriller/horror films out there. the story involves several interconnected characters. and the best thing you cannot possibly guess what is going to happen next. it features unexpected terror and amusing at the same time. this film is not recommended for faint-hearted!

★★★☆☆ acting
★★★☆☆ actors/casting
★★★☆☆ story
★★★☆☆ music/sound effect
★★★★☆ direction/composition
★★★☆☆ overall

movie: trick ‘r treat | director: michael dougherty | release: 2008

2009.11.02