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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Daniel Craig
Naomi Watts
Rachel Weisz
Marton Csokas
Elias Koteas
Directors
Jim Sheridan
Screenwriters
David Loucka
Running Time
91 minutes

Dream House
Dislocation! Dislocation! Dislocation!


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Dream House

Plot
Publishing executive Will (Craig) quits his job and the city to write and enjoy his family in the idyllic home he and his artist wife, Libby (Weisz), have bought in a small town. Belatedly they learn the previous occupants were slaughtered - by a man who has recently been released from psychiatric hospital. Uh-oh.


Verdict
Like most of its ilk, this starts off nicely but doesn't hold up to close rational scrutiny. Craig and Weisz are gorgeous together and the mystification is diverting. More entertaining and emotional than it is explicable.


Reviewed by Angie Errigo

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