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Elves (2018)

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When a group of friends discover ancient elves locked in a cursed chest, they unknowingly unleash their wrath on the world.


Jamaal Burden


Justin Price (story), Justin Price (screenplay) | 1 more credit »





Credited cast:
Stephanie Marie Baggett Stephanie Marie Baggett ... Leah
Chelsea Bella Chelsea Bella ... Monica
Lori Bocanegro Lori Bocanegro ... Frances
David Cazeres David Cazeres ... Thomas
Deanna Grace Congo ... Clover
Joshua Elias Joshua Elias ... John
Jaymie Gill Jaymie Gill ... Barbara
Amy Jo Guthrie Amy Jo Guthrie ... Sky
Loren Haskins Alonzo Loren Haskins Alonzo ... Randy
Johnny Llanes Johnny Llanes ... Marvin
Erika Martinez Erika Martinez ... Tiffany
Lily Martinez Lily Martinez ... Casi
Lisa May ... Taff
Norma Mendiola Norma Mendiola ... Chance
Amendia Oldeas Amendia Oldeas ... Lori
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When a group of friends discover ancient elves locked in a cursed chest, they unknowingly unleash their wrath on the world.

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My Review Of "Elves"
17 November 2018 | by ASouthernHorrorFanSee all my reviews

"Elves" is a mash-up of horror tropes, loosely wrapped in bad holiday spectacle. The story plays on the concept set forth in 2017's "The Elf" only in the weakest of manner. Choosing instead to move in more creative avenues, "Elves" throws in demonic possession and mysterious masked slasher cheer - just in case psychotic killer elf dolls weren't enough of a holiday melody in nightmare.

The acting is a mix bag of choppy dialog, contrived emotion, and incoherent exposition. There are some moments when the cast hit the mark, but mostly the drama and action alike seem a symphony of sterilized animatronic directives - none of which show any understanding of character motivation. Either from talent level or storytelling capabilities who knows. I venture a bit of both. Normally you accept some lax in degree of quality in acting ability -acceptable, but usually good writing and quality content balances it out. "Elves" fails in all three categories. : (

The cinematography is decent enough and sound is quality for the most part , even though it is drawn from a very stereotypical pallet. Still it works. Special effects are a blend of practical and CGI choices. The kills aren't inventive, but they are fun. As many horror elements fail, as do work. Budget restraint is noticeable but "Elves" has a few good kill sequences. Sadly though many of the elements that play out in this holiday horror fall flat. Overall "Elves" is disappointing, even for low budget indie horror

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