Daily Archives: July 31, 2020

Movie Review: She Dies Tomorrow (2020)

She Dies Tomorrow (2020)

Premise: After waking up convinced that she is going to die tomorrow, Amy’s carefully mended life begins to unravel. As her delusions of certain death become contagious to those around her, Amy and her friends’ lives spiral out of control in a tantalizing descent into madness.

She Dies Tomorrow, the latest from filmmaker Amy Seimetz, offers a unique exploration of existential anxiety by personifying depression as a contagion that’s easily spread. It’s a film that takes its subject matter seriously and eschews any subtlety or subtext with it. Instead, the specter of impending death and anxiety takes the forefront and drives what very little plot is in the movie. In a strange way, this approach actually works to the film’s benefit some of the time. Unfortunately, at other points, She Dies Tomorrow feels too meandering for its own good.

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The Obsessive Viewer Podcast – Ep 321 – Extended Potpourri – Midway, The Gentlemen, The War of the Worlds, The Vast of Night, Inside Out, Popstar, and Alfred Hitchcock

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OV321 – Extended Potpourri – Midway, The Gentlemen, The War of the Worlds, The Vast of Night, inside Out, Popstar, and Alfred Hitchcock

This week, Tiny returns to The Obsessive Viewer for an extended potpourri wherein we discuss several movies (as well as book tangents) and touch on some entertainment news that has popped up recently.

This week’s stinger comes from our Patreon-exclusive recording: 086 – OV B-Roll – “All the Things He Can’t Afford” – The Twilight Zone, They Came Together, Alexander Hamilton – July 29, 2020

Runtime: 1:24:22

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