Let Me In (2010) Movie Review

Let Me In (2010)

2010 | R | Horror, Drama, Mystery
116 minutes /

User Score: 69/100

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Synopsis:

A bullied young boy befriends a young female vampire who lives in secrecy with her guardian.

Let Me In Review

Let Me In is the US remake version of the popular foreign vampire filmĀ Let the Right One In. This is a very touching vampire movie that tries to both show the vicious nature of vampires and the need for some vampires to connect with humans to protect them. You really feel like this is a real vampire story being told which has been called "chillingly real" and "one of the best horror films of the year" by many critics.

In small New Mexico, a lonely, bullied boy, Owen (Kodi Smit-McPhee - The Road), forms a unique bond with his new and suspicious new neighbor, Abby (Chloe Grace Moretz - Carrie, Dark Shadows, The Amityville Horror) who is a vampire. Abby both defends and comforts Owen. What Abby needs from Owen is terrifying in its own sense.

I really like the performance of Moretz but I still rathered the original version. This remake hit all the same emotions and elements of the original but fell a little short somewhere.


About Let Me In 2010

Title: Let Me In
Year: 2010
Runtime: 116 minutes
Type: Movie
Genre: Horror, Drama, Mystery
Reviewer:
Score: 3.5 / 5 stars
Published:
Avg. Rating: 3.45/5 stars from 97 users.
Total Avg. Votes: 97
MPAA Rating: R
Starring: Elias Koteas, Chloë Grace Moretz, Dylan Kenin, Richard Jenkins, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Dylan Minnette, Chris Browning, Jon Kristian Moore, Ronald Reagan, Jon McGarrah, Sasha Barrese, Jimmy 'Jax' Pinchak, Rebekah Wiggins, Juliet Lopez, Seth Adkins, Ashton Moio, David T. Quan, Brenda Wehle, Galen Hutchison, Cara Buono, Brett DelBuono, Gwendolyn Apple, Colin Moretz, Rowbie Orsatti, Dean Satriano, Rachel Hroncich, Deborah L. Mazor, Frank Bond, Ritchie Coster, Kayla Anderson
Writers: Matt Reeves, John Ajvide Lindqvist
Director: Matt Reeves

Let Me In Cover Poster Art

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