Content material warning: The next story incorporates spoilers for “Talk to Me” and references to suicide as depicted within the movie.

The brand new A24 horror film, “Talk to Me,” may simply be the scariest movie of the 12 months to this point. The brand new film, directed by Danny and Michael Philippou from a script by Danny Philippou and Invoice Hinzman, follows a gaggle of Australian youngsters who uncover they will converse to spirits by utilizing an embalmed hand. Mia (Sophie Wilde), whose mother not too long ago died, is obsessive about doing it, whereas her greatest pal, Jade (Alexandra Jensen), is rather more apprehensive. Once they use the hand to carry a séance at Jade’s home, her little brother, Riley (Joe Chicken), will get concerned, with disastrous, gory penalties.

By the top of the film, Mia tries desperately to avoid wasting Riley because the spirits begin to slip into her on a regular basis life. All of it results in an exciting, terrifying conclusion. But when the “Talk to Me” ending had you just a little confused, we’re breaking it down forward.

“Talk to Me” Ending Defined

After Riley takes half within the séance, he cannot cease beating himself up and attempting to die. At first, plainly an evil spirit has taken over his physique and is forcing him to do that, however when Mia communes with a spirit, she realizes that Riley’s spirit is trapped within the underworld and is being continuously tormented. The ache is so nice that he desires to die.

Again at her home, Mia learns from her father that her mom died by suicide and left a observe. In her room, the spirit of Mia’s mom tells Mia that her father is an impostor and that she must kill Riley, in the end, to set him free. Her mom guarantees she will deal with Riley’s spirit then. Mia hallucinates that she’s being attacked by a spirit and by chance stabs her father within the neck.

On the hospital, Mia methods Jade into leaving Riley’s room so she will kidnap him and push him onto the freeway. Earlier within the film, Mia and Riley noticed a dying kangaroo in that very same spot on the freeway that Riley needed her to place out of its distress, however she could not. The film implies that it is perhaps the spirit of the kangaroo that is terrorizing Mia and Riley now.

Jade rushes to cease Mia, and it is unclear if Jade pushes Mia, or if Mia decides to sacrifice herself, however she finally ends up being the one hit by the automobile. We see her strolling via a hospital, the place Riley and her dad have each healed and are heading residence. Nobody can hear or see her. Then we see extra excessive schoolers who’ve taken possession of the hand and use it to speak to Mia’s spirit.

In the end, Mia dying was the sacrifice that the spirits required, so that they let Riley go free. The spirit that was her mom was really some malignant pressure that simply needed to trigger ache and preyed on Mia’s grief. By dying, she saved all of them.

“Talk to Me” is in theaters now.