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The Conjuring

Overview


Genre :

Horror, Thriller

Release Date :

July 19, 2013

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

James Wan

Starring :

Patrick Wilson, Vera Farmiga, Mackenzie Foy, Joey King, Lilli Taylor, Ron Livingston, Hayley McFarland, Sterling Jerins, Shanley Caswell, Shannon Kook, Steve Coulter

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Go! Watch this movie. You'll regret if not seeing it.    Readers  5 of 5 [Rate It]

“..taut and effective edge-of-the-seat horror, delivered with style and an especially haunting performance by Vera Farmiga..”
by Sheri Linden [Hollywood Reporter]
Review rate : A-

“..it is the threat that hangs over everything, though, that creeping dread pushing in at the edge of the frame all the time, that makes "The Conjuring" so special and so difficult..”
by Drew McWeeny [HitFix]
“..a sensationally entertaining old-school freakout and one of the smartest, most viscerally effective thrillers in recent memory..”
by Justin Chang [Variety]
4 of 5

“..a masterclass in absolute terror that's destined to become a classic within the genre..”
by Uncle Creepy [Deadcentral]
4 of 5

“..a film that doesn't really deliver anything new, per se, but should be recognized as one of the best haunters since Poltergeist..”
by Brad Miska [Bloody Disgusting]
3 of 4

“.."The Conjuring'' depends more on its excellent cast and atmospheric direction than cheap gimmicks to raise hairs on the back of your neck..”
by Lou Lumenick [New York Post]
4 of 5
Reviewed by Manohla Dargis [New York Times]

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