Friday, July 19, 2013
Wan builds suspense skillfully in "The Conjuring"
By Michael Phillips/The Chicago Tribune
Old-school and supremely confident in its attack, “The Conjuring” is this year’s miracle — an “Amityville Horror” for a new century (and a far better movie than that 1979 hit), yet firmly rooted, without being slavish or self-conscious, in the visual language of 1970s filmmaking. ...