What was the meaning behind It Follows?

In its most general form, this film is about something bad that teenagers pass from one to the other through sex. Some therefore see the story as a commentary on promiscuous teen sexuality in general while others drill down deeper to describe it as a metaphor for STDs.

Did they kill the creature in It Follows?

The creature falls in the pool. As Jay tries to swim out of the pool, the creature grabs her and pulls underwater. Paul finally manages to shoot the creature in the head and it seems to be dead. As the creature is defeated, Jay and Paul get intimate after they are home.

What is the seashell thing in It Follows?

The shell phone is not a real thing. According to Mitchell (in the Yahoo interview), the sea shell smartphone/e-reader was made up for the movie to keep things feeling “like a dream or something outside of time”.

How did the curse start in It Follows?

The Entity stems from an unknown curse that is left vague in the film. The curse is always passed through sexual intercourse and, once someone is afflicted, the Entity will follow them until they’re caught and killed. This could take days, weeks, months, or longer.

What is Yara reading from in It Follows?

The character of Yara provides ‘bookends’ to the film: In an early scene she reads Fyodor Dostoyevsky’s 1869 novel The Idiot, and when asked if the novel is any good, states “I don’t know yet,” implying that the viewer will return to the novel later.

Did Jay sleep with the guys on the boat?

Obviously a date isn’t required, as shown by the girl who picked up Hugh in the bar, Jay sleeping with (as implied) the guy(s) on the boat, or simply just paying for sex. But Hugh has gone on multiple dates with Jay. And the first date that we see them on, they go see a movie.

Is there going to be a It Follows 2?

In 2015, David Robert Mitchell’s It Follows released and immediately garnered impeccable responses from both fans and critics, yet never got a sequel and doesn’t really need one.

What is the device the girl is reading in It Follows?

In fact, modern technology is mostly absent throughout the film except for this thing. It looks like a vintage makeup compact but seems to act like a smartphone-combo-e-reader — Yara even uses it later as a light source, the way you would a phone.

Who is the girl at the beginning of It Follows?

The girl in the opening scene of the film is named Annie, and one of Laurie’s friends in Halloween was named Annie Brackett.

What is the teacher reading in It Follows?

(at around 27 mins) The poem that Jay’s English teacher reads out loud is T.S. Eliot’s “The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock.” The poem seems to share some commonalities with the film.

Who is the thing at the end of the movie?

By the end of John Carpenter’s The Thing, only MacReady (Kurt Russell) and Childs (Keith David) are left standing. For decades, audiences have wondered whether or not Childs was human in the movie’s ending, but it is not certain that either one of them is human.