Do yourself a favour, read this review while you’re making up your mind and then either go watch the film or just get on with your life.
If you choose to seek out this odd coloured treat then go straight to play, do not pass go, do not watch the trailer, you will be all the better for it. That now said, onto the review.
The film opens with a southern funk guitar riff that you can’t help but get in to, it feels like an old pair of jeans. A voice over from Odd Thomas (Anton Yelchin) brings us quickly up to speed on his ability to see the dead and the far less cuddly Bodachs which prowl unseen and hungry at our elbows. The tone takes a fast dark turn and we’re off into a fight scene chase sequence in which three things become very clear: