This Happens When A Film’s Twist Fail

Mark Wahlberg

When a film’s twist works, it can drive the film to an iconic status. For example, Psycho, which is one of the most remarkable twists in cinema. Now take The Happening, equally mysterious twist audiences didn’t see coming, which is iconic for all the wrong reasons. What happens when a twist doesn’t land with its viewers? Why doesn’t it work? What makes a twist effective? You’ll get some analysis on all these questions in the video below.