I watched House of Wax on Pay-Per-View the other night and it was strangely satisfying!
Elisha Cuthbert is a great actress and as you can see below she gets into lots of perilous situations but she always recovers to win again:
The story centers around a town controlled by a couple of strange
brothers who take visitors to their small slice of paradise and then
cover them in wax to populate their town as permanent citizens.
are several twists to this version of the classic story. Elisha’s
character fights the bad guys with her brother and not a teenaged lover
— it was nice to see a family coming together to fend off evil. Paris
Hilton has a small part but she does a respectable acting job. The
final sequence of the movie where everything wax melts is rather
The bad guys are tethered together physically
psychically and if you watch the movie closely you will see just how
creepily they keep getting connected by the echoes of their past.
If you’re looking for a good popcorn movie with lots of verifiable
creepy thrills, then House of Wax is the perfect choice for a scary evening.