I’m delighted to be able to watch these horror movies from lands and cultures I know very little about. For Malaysia, Netflix was able to offer me Munafik 2. I have not seen Munafik 1, alas, but I still caught the gist of this entertainingly over-the-top religious rant. In fact, a quick Google reveals that “munafik” defines hypocrite, or someone that professes to believe in Allah but truly doesn’t.
Munafik 2 felt to me like the equivalent of the U.S.’s Left Behind franchise. Continue reading