(March 8, 2020) Original
(June 27, 2021) New Trailer (#2) — New Release Date (changed from 6/12/20)
August 27, 2021
From IMDb: “A “spiritual sequel” to the 1992 horror film ‘Candyman’ that returns to the now-gentrified Chicago neighborhood where the legend began.”
Poster Rating: D
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Review: A dull design with nothing in the background and a simple hook coated in honey at the center. It might be thematic or emblematic, but it’s not interesting.
Trailer Rating: B- / B
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Review: (#1) A nice teaser for a horror franchise reboot that has potential that doesn’t quite come out of the trailer, which looks largely familiar with a few bits of inspired inventiveness.
(#2) A genuinely more thrilling trailer with plenty of background details without exposing the vast significance of the film itself. It’s a relatively riveting effort.