By Silvia Moreno-Garcia
[This review contains major spoilers, and compares the Swedish and American versions]
It’s hard to say what makes a movie great. What is the divine kernel of inspiration that elevates a flick to cult status? Sure, good performances and an interesting storyline count, but there seems to be some hidden magic trapped in the frames. How else to explain that the scene-by-scene remake of Psycho failed so miserably?
Let Me In, the American take on the …