The Empty Man

Movie review by Jeffrey Anderson, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 15+

Bloody violence, some sex in disappointing sci-fi chiller.

R 2020 137 minutes

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 2 reviews

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age 13+

Sloppy Christian Propaganda

Unoriginal theme of eastern religion representing a dangerous cult that sucks in vulnerable teens sporting dark emo gear. How do they get here you ask? The demonic practice of blowing on a bottle and insta - summoning a tulpa. Which is absolutely ridiculous. Tulpa which literally means manifesting personal thought form. This is a prime example of the bastardization by western culture of ancient beliefs and their complicated cultures built over thousands of years for the benifit if a cheap jump scare. To save young souls from the hellfire of angelical jeebus . I'm very disappointed in you Steven Root....did you have a trash bill to pay or what? This is a movie with an agenda. To scare you into mistrusting other belief systems. Only crazed evangelical karen's could take issue with peaceful Buddhists. Poor role models, unhealthy sexual situation, rediculous violence. This movie only serves to create fear and divisiveness and it already fearful and divisive world. Jesus would not approve. Namesté.
age 16+

Not for everybody

This movie is fantastic and extremely ambitious. If you like a movie ending where everything tied in a nice bow this is definitely not for you. This movie will leave you with many questions and few answers. But it is a directors true vision come to life. A great cosmic horror movie that deserves more praise!

This title has:

Too much violence

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