|OUIJA: ORIGIN OF EVIL (director/writer: Mike Flanagan; screenwriter: Jeff Howard; cinematographer: Michael Fimognari; editor: Mike Flanagan; music: The Newton Brothers; cast: Annalise Basso (Lina Zander), Henry Thomas (Father Tom), Doug Jones (Ghoul Marcus / Devil's Doctor), Elizabeth Reaser (Alice Zander), Lulu Wilson (Doris Zander), Parker Mack (Mikey), Hallie Charlton (Ellie), Michael Weaver (Roger Zander); Runtime: 99; MPAA Rating: PG-13; producers: Michael Bay, Andrew Form, Brad Fuller, Jason Blum, Brian Goldner, Stephen Davis; Universal Pictures; 2016)|
|"Tedious supernatural thriller
based on the Hasbro game."
by Dennis Schwartz
Though smarter and creepier than the original, the derivative film is still unconvincing, cheesy and its possession sequences are mostly unremarkable.
REVIEWED ON 7/31/2017 GRADE: C
Dennis Schwartz: "Ozus' World Movie Reviews"
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