Fanfare
Published in

Fanfare

‘The Empty Man’ — An Itch in the Brain

David Prior’s 2020 feature debut is actually a 90s horror.

Praying skeleton in The Empty Man
Photo: Twentieth Century Fox

Since last October, The Empty Man has become a cult film, apparently. Well, it fits the requirements. It failed miserably at the box office, it’s dark and ambiguous, and the struggle it went through is a classic symptom of a movie that Hollywood chewed and spat out.

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Akos Peterbencze

Akos Peterbencze

Freelance Grinder. Staff writer at Looper. Bylines: Paste Mag, Humungus, and more. You can find me tweeting about pop culture at 2 AM (@akospeterbencze)