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Itsy Bitsy-- My take on the movie with spoilers!

We’ve all heard the itsy Bitsy spider nursery rhyme as a kid.

It seemed so innocent then, didn’t it? It’s about this little spider trying to climb up but getting washed down by the rain. Does the spider give up? Nope. As soon as the rain stops, he climbs again. Whether or not he succeeded in this endeavour, is never revealed.

Perhaps this is why I never developed a fear of spiders. Spiders seemed so innocent in the poems and stories we read as kids. And they did get rid of the pesky flies.

And then, of course, there is Spider-Man. He got bit by a spider and look how his life turned around.

So, no. I’m not afraid of spiders but I wanted to take up the challenge of watching a horror movie that featured spiders. Will I finally develop a fear for the eight-legged creatures?

After watching the movie, still no. The giant spider still looks like it can be taken down with a swing of a bat. And it kind of does get taken down.

The movie begins with a scene from a long time ago. A tribe is performing …