‘Candyman’ Review—Unsettling Scares

Who would have guessed that the end of the summer would bring us some of the most pleasant horror surprises of the year? First, we got The Night House, and now we’re getting a reboot of the Candyman series.

Candyman is a horror film co-written and directed by Nia DaCosta in her sophomore film following Little Woods. This movie is a direct sequel to the 1992 film Candyman, and it follows Anthony McCoy…