The living room was dark and the only thing you could see was the brightness of the TV. Also, I could still hear many people talking from down stairs, fire truck siren going off, and the city lights that were still shining bright. At the age of seven, on a cold Friday night in Brooklyn; my mom, cousin, and I started watching some scary movies since it was around Halloween. There was this movie called “Child’s Play” and as a child, I didn’t like the movie at all due to the fact that there was an ugly doll that was moving and killing people. During, that weekend it was showing marathons all weekend long since it was the Halloween weekend. The bed was pulled out with all the warm blankets and snacks besides us waiting for the move to start.
When the movie finally, started the scene started out very pleasant! The sun was shining, the little boy and his mom was happy, the birds were flying it was just a good day that they was having. Then, all of a sudden his mother bought her son a My Buddy doll that says “Hi, I’m Chucky. Wanna play?” and the doll would just sit still. To me, I thought it was funny looking because the doll kind of look like the Chuckie from Rugrats with the red hair and pale skin and sound very pleasant and playful. All of a sudden it went left field. The doll started walking on its own like a midget and started chasing the little boy and mother.
After, I saw that I started to think that he was going to pop out of the closet in long dark hallway, while I was speed walk to the bathroom. The bad thing about it, I use to look both ways and haul tail around the corner and then all of a sudden my grandma and mom would hear a boom against the wall. Everyone knew that I was me running down the hall. Just seeing how Ch...
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...ome blood, but nothing like Saw…” (Commonsense). Now if the remade the movie I believe it would be more terrifying with all the new animation and graphics the production/ producers have today.
In conclusion, Child’s Play to me as a young child at that time was scary. Although, I was 7 years old and like playing with dolls it drastically changed my mind about dolls that talk and move. Just seeing how this life size doll that kills people just because he wanted to be a real person was very ironic. After, watching Child’s Play it really made me dislike all of the American Girl Dolls that was created. However; as the time went on many people had their own reviews about how the movie was and if they would let their child watch it due to the violence and profanity that was in the movie. Also, many people like the movie because it very old school and not really realistic.
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