3 (non-spoiler) things you need to know about Hereditary

Aside perhaps from the Halloween and Suspiria re-imaginings slated to hit theaters this fall, no other horror movie in 2018 has received as much hype as Hereditary. Pre-release acclaim more or less promised that Hereditary would scare the shit out of moviegoers: 'The scariest movie in years'; 'This generation's The Exorcist'; ''A modern day horror masterpiece.' Of course, horror movie fans have been promised this all before. So how much is hype, and how much is reality? Here are three non-spoiler things you need to know about Hereditary.