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Hot Take: The House With A Clock In Its Walls | Movie Hot Take
Hot Take: Kind of fun, sort of funny and even a little spooky. An unexpected surprise from director Eli Roth. It's the time of year where we're treated to a run of horror flicks out to scare the crap out of you. The trick is to find that rare Halloween flick which manages to celebrate the Halloween season without relying on hacking and slashing its way to frightening the audience. Every year, we get at least one and this year, The House With A Clock In Its Walls is the Halloween entry which aims to accomplish that feat. Surprisingly, the film is directed by Eli Roth who has previously gone down the path of blood and gore with films like Cabin Fever, Hostel, Hostel II, Knock Knock and The Green Inferno. Moving in a different direction in 2018, Roth previously directed the remake of Death Wish starring Bruce Willis. The results weren't the best but it was good to see Roth take a different route to attempt to entertain the audience as the director clearly is talented. Roth's second step