Winnipeg Free Press - Section G - - ENTERTAINMENT -

Star­ring Annabelle Wal­lis, Ward Hor­ton and Al­fre Woodard

Kil­do­nan Place, McGil­livray, Polo Park, St. Vi­tal, Towne 14A 99 min­utes 1/2 out of five Catholics late-’60s Cal­i­for­nia has to of­fer. She’s a preg­nant housewife, wait­ing on their first baby. He’s a young doc­tor and man of sci­ence. A Man­son Fam­ily-like slaugh­ter hits the cou­ple liv­ing next door and spills into their lives. That’s where the mur­der­ous cultist Annabelle got her hands on one of Mia’s an­tique dolls be­fore she died. And that’s when stranger things than a satanic mur­der cult at­tack start to hap­pen. Fa­ther Perez (Amen­dola) has a the­ory that feeds Mia’s grow­ing sus­pi­cions about a doll so alarm­ingly grotesque it could only ex­ist in a hor­ror movie. “Evil is con­stant. You can­not de­stroy what was never cre­ated.” And Eve­lyn (Woodard), an earthy widow who lost her child years be­fore, is laugh­ably mat­ter-of-fact about the vin­tage books she sells. “I think my fam­ily’s be­ing haunted

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