Chucky’s Evolution to Smart Toy Harkens Back to Satanic Panic

Growing up, this fake killer doll was what scared me the most! Today, a new movie involving the character is out. I like this article because it explores the “Satanic Panic” of the 80s and shows how horror movies often reflect the fears of their times, since Chucky was a character associated with voodoo in the 80s, but today is associated with smart devices.

https://io9.gizmodo.com/the-real-reason-chucky-is-a-robot-now-1835490157