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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Ethan Hawke
Vincent D'Onofrio
Juliet Rylance
Directors
Scott Derrickson
Screenwriters
Scott Derrickson
Running Time
110 minutes

Sinister
Horrors in the attic


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Plot
A cynical hack writer moves his family to a house with a dark history, and is forced to face up to the supernatural.


Verdict
Derrickson bounces back from his insipid redo of The Day The Earth Stood Still with an effective chiller that's got a skeleton or two in its closet.


Reviewed by Kim Newman

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