The Grindhouse Violence of ‘Resident Evil 7’

The Grindhouse Violence of ‘Resident Evil 7’

Grindhouse is a term that describes a certain type of horror movie.  Critics have described Resident Evil 7 as brutal, dirty, and personal, but what exactly does it do to evoke such a specific aesthetic of violence?

I think it has a lot to do with how RE7 diverges from its predecessors.