All That's Epic writes: "I would be lying if I said I didn’t ‘enjoy’ The Purge. I use the term enjoy in a light context because I think I like it for a bit of the wrong reasons. In case you don’t know, the story takes place in 2022. Crime is at an all time low, and unemployment is at 1%. Life is good in America. Because every year, for twelve hours, all laws are nullified and chaos reigns."