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If you like haunted house horror movies, I’ve got good news and bad news. The good news is that “Relic” is much better than “You Should Have Left,” that awful Kevin Bacon movie from June that is very likely to wind up as my choice for Worst Movie of 2020. I mean it, if you like things going bump in the night and disorienting houses with weird dimensions, “Relic” is the superior film. The bad news is that “superior” is relative. Just because I think “Relic” is better than that assault on my brain cells doesn’t mean I’d go so far as to recommend it.
The story sees the emotionally distant Kay, played by Emily Mortimer, and her daughter Sam, played by Bella Heathcote, summoned to the spacious home of Kay’s elderly mother Ed