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Sinister

Overview


Genre :

Horror

Release Date :

October 12, 2012

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Scott Derrickson

Starring :

Ethan Hawke, James Ransone, Fred Dalton Thompson, Clare Foley, Cameron Ocasio, Victoria Leigh, Juliet Rylance, Michael Hall D'Addario

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  4 of 5 [Rate It]

“..the scares are not just intense but unyielding in this compelling horror yarn..”
by Peter Debruge [Variety]
“..occasionally stupid (stretching even fright-flick conventions) but scary nonetheless, the pic should please horror fans..”
by John DeFore [Hollywood Reporter]
“..a proficient, rattling horror story..”
by Nick Pinkerton [Village Voice]
Review rate : B

“..a few honestly terrifying jolts, it's also the rare horror movie that's just ingenious enough about stitching together everything it borrows to make its second-hand quality kind of fun..”
by Owen Gleiberman [Entertainment Weekly]
Review rate : B+

“..a deeply frightening horror film that takes its obligation to alarm very seriously..”
by Eric D. Snider [Film.com]
4 of 5
Reviewed by Bill Goodykoontz [Arizona Republic]
3.5 of 5
Reviewed by Mark Olsen [Los Angeles Times]
2.5 of 4
Reviewed by Wesley Morris [Boston Globe]
2 of 4
Reviewed by Scott Bowles [USA Today]
2 of 5
Reviewed by Miriam Bale [New York Daily News]
Reviewed by Mary F. Pols [TIME Magazine]
Reviewed by Ben Sachs [Chicago Reader]

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