Abandon all hope, ye who enter this movie.
Okay, so maybe AS ABOVE, SO BELOW isn’t quite that bad. It’s just that the script doesn’t really go anyplace, except in circles. Kind of like the labyrinthine tombs featured in the film.
Directed by John Erick Dowdle (QUARANTINE, DEVIL), this latest exercise in “found footage” horror ushers viewers into the real-life 18th century catacombs that run for miles beneath that romantic city of lights, Paris, for voyeuristic glimpses of the misadventures of a team of youthful explorers who lose their way—and nearly their minds—while hunting for treasure.