Come Play | reviewed by: William O'Donnell | January 31, 2021
entertainment value
Some clever boogeyman use of invisible jump scares and horror via apps. Makes for a serviceable late night spooky story. Babadook lite.
genre Horror
synopsis A lonely young boy feels different from everyone else. Desperate for a friend, he seeks solace and refuge in his ever-present cell phone and tablet. When a mysterious creature uses the boy’s devices against him to break into our world, his parents must fight to save their son from the monster beyond the screen.
lead actors Gillian Jacobs | John Gallagher Jr. | Azhy Robertson | Winslow Fegley | Jayden Marine | Gavin MacIver-Wright | Dalmar Abuzeid | Eboni Booth | Rachel Wilson | Alana-Ashley Marques | Ishan Morris | Ana Araújo | Kate Fenton
director Jacob Chase