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You're Next (movie)
'The Guest' proves to be crafty popcorn entertainment

'The Guest' is, loudly and proudly, a B-movie, the kind of film that begs to be seen with a large, involved audience that's not afraid to talk back to the screen. In this case, that's not a bad thing. Director Adam Wingard and writer Simon Barrett (the same team who made the 2011 horror thriller "You're Next") have fashioned a sly, entertaining tip of the hat to '70s-era John Carpenter films that also works on its own terms as crafty popcorn entertainment that never devolves into parody. Dan Stevens is Daniel, a recently returned U.S. soldier who shows up out of the blue at the family home of Caleb, one of his deceased Army buddies. Daniel informs...