The worst spell cast in Season of the Witch
is the one that falls over the audience -- much akin to a sleep potion with a time release; the curse awaits any curious soul who comes near. Indeed, Season of the Witch
is a snoozer, but the cause for this blight is an interesting one. For starters, the picture is wildly off-balance, as its broadest and most interesting supernatural moments are used sparingly in the film’s bookends, with the road in between packed full of plot meanderings and faux-buddy wit. It’s like the picture was crafted to be serious while the script or possibly its stars were intermittently trying to keep things light. An uneven tone wo...