|Genre||:||Thriller, Mystery, Fantasy, Horror|
Movie: In 1905, a man travels to a remote island in search of his missing sister who has been kidnapped by a mysterious religious cult.
Written by Wuchak on May 31, 2019
Mysterious first half devolves into muddled half-baked horror cheese A man in 1905 Wales (Dan Stevens) goes undercover as a member of a weirdo cult to save his captive sister on an isolated island. "Apostle" (2018) has a similar plot to “The Wicker Man” (1973/2006) and a setting akin to “The Village” (2004) and “The Ritual” (2017), but it’s the least of these. The first half is a decent set-up; a little dull, but nice and mysterious with a fantastic setting and village set. Unfortunately, the second half devolves into half-baked horror cheese with a couple of random torture scen... read the rest.