Despite doomsday warnings from throngs of locals, wealthy industrialist Robert Caine makes the controversial decision to build a nuclear power plant near a sacred cave in the Middle East in this gripping thriller.
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A dramatically richer and more meaningful take on The Omen. By not making the spawn of Satan a young boy, it explores themes of capitalist- industrialist greed as a gateway to metaphorical Armageddon very well. Yet, the horror element lacks The Omen's grander style and setpieces, and like that series, feels repetitive and corny in its execution. However, a scarier remake could work in Trump's anti-environmental era.