‘To Your Last Death’ Review: Gory and Darkly Funny Animated Horror

Slash Films
By Rafael Motamoyor – August 2019
While animation is a vast medium that allows filmmakers to explore a wide range of stories and genres, horror is one particular genre that traditionally hasn’t done well in the medium. Sure, there are a few outliers like the work of Satoshi Kon and Watership Down, but most animated movies and series fail to scare in the same level as live-action and instead resort to gore and shock value instead of fear to impact the audience. The latest attempt at a 2D animated horror movie, To Your Last Death, also relies more on gore than scares, but its tight script and world-building more than make up for it with an impressive movie that evokes Cabin in the Woods. <Read More>