So I know it’s a bit late to jump on the horror train that comes around every year at Halloween, but I had to wait to see the movie before being able to write this review. Horns is the story of a young man, struggling to find a reason for life after his long-time girlfriend is raped and brutally murdered, a crime which he is thought to have committed, despite never being convicted.
Ignatius Perrish loved Merrin Williams since the very first day he saw her in church. She had signaled to Ig, with the gold cross around her neck, turning it this way and that in the sun, causing bright flashes of light to temporarily blind him. When he sees the cross lying in a heap on her pew after the service has ended, he knows he’s meant to return it.
At 15, Ig and Merrin fall in love. Continue reading “Movie vs. Book: Horns”