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Oculus is Blumhouse‘s latest horror flick to hit the screens and introduces a haunted mirror as the next thing to be scared of after Paranormal Activity’s Toby and Insidious’ The Further. Karen Gillan and Brenton Thwaites play a pair of siblings who are on a quest to stop that terror. The Players Director: Mike Flanagan [...]
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The new horror movie Oculus has a lot going for it. There's a neat concept: a cursed mirror destroyed a family years ago, and the kids want revenge. There are strong performances by genre stalwarts Karen Gillan and Katee Sackhoff, and arresting visuals. Unfortunately, as with any trick mirror, much of this depth is illusory. Read more...
A fantastic horror movie for fifty minutes. A lousy one for the fifty after that.
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The first chapter in a would-be horror “franchise” Oculus has a good basic conceit and is made with skill and smarts. But it doesn’t have a lot of scares, and there’s a void where its nerve center ought to be. Overexplaining the source of evil (i.e., that old Indian graveyard)... More »
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Add Mike Flanagan's "Oculus" to the horror subgenre of supernatural item movies. This time it's not a haunted doll or magical box but a supernatural mirror with the power to compel people to commit violent acts. A man will think that he is trying to rip a Band-Aid from his finger only to realize that he's pulling his fingernail off instead. Show More Summary
This movie looks odd! We're intrigued! LOLz! Kristen Wiig is taking a dramatic turn in the new trailer for Hateship Loveship and we're not sure whether we're going to love it or hate it. However, between the awkward tongue action with her mirror, Hailee Steinfeld, and the ever-dapper Guy Pearce, we're convinced we need to [...]
When they were kids, Kaylie and Tim Russell had their lives ripped apart by the death of their mother and the murder of their father. Ten years later, Kaylie is obsessed with destroying a an antique mirror she believes responsible for those events, while Tim has just been released from a psychiatric hospital and is […]
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The mirror at the heart of Oculus is capable of unrelenting evil, and that's hardly a spoiler for anyone who saw the film's trailer. The notion of evil is essential to the horror genre, says Oculus director Mike Flanagan, and it's why he says these films will never go out of style despite warnings to the contrary. Show More Summary
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