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Sinister

Movie
2012
1h 50m
R
English
Horror, Thriller, Mystery
User Score: 
6.6
Critic Score: 
58
Sinister' Poster
Found footage helps a true-crime novelist realize how and why a family was murdered in his new home, though his discoveries put his entire family in the path of a supernatural entity.
Sinister Poster

Sinister

R
Movie
2012
1h 50m
English
Horror, Thriller, Mystery
Found footage helps a true-crime novelist realize how and why a family was murdered in his new home, though his discoveries put his entire family in the path of a supernatural entity.
Rating
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6.6
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Sinister (2012) on IMDb
CRITIC SCORE
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Ethan Hawke
Ellison Oswalt
Juliet Rylance
Tracy Oswalt
Vincent DOnofrio
Professor Jonas
Clare Foley
Ashley Oswalt
Victoria Leigh
Stephanie Stevenson
Blake Mizrahi
Christopher Miller
Cameron Ocasio
BBQ Son / Killer
Ethan Haberfield
Pool Party Boy
Nicholas King
Bughuul / Mr. Boogie
Rachel Konstantin
Mrs. Stevenson (uncredited)
Directed By: Scott Derrickson
Written By: C. Robert Cargill (Screenplay)

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wardmuylaert says...
9 years ago
Decent at keeping up the suspense, but by all means don't watch the trailer. It tells the entire story.
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kayak says...
9 years ago
Mr. Boogie, that was scary. Great flick. Creepy moments. Entertainment guarantee. That's what's all about
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arunjeevi says...
9 years ago
Worth a watch just for the creepy atmosphere, suspense, great camera work and killer soundtrack.
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scootsy.sr says...
2 years ago
I love watching movies that make me feel things and nothing does it better than horror. The first half of Sinister was genuinely unsettling and created a very tense atmosphere. The second half was a bit of a letdown as they over explained and tried to show every loose thread being wrapped up. Heart rate is my favorite way to measure how frightening a horror movie is. Resting: 58 Average during Sinister: 91 Peak during Sinister: 122 Scare rating: 8/10
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Featured User Reviews

SheBlogger
4 years ago
Sinister (A Horror Movie): From a Commoner’s View

NO SPOILERS – SheBlogger hates spoilers :)



Okay…so here’s another horror movie review from the girl who is yet to be scared with scenes shot in the dark, gory murders and startling sound effects.



HeBlogger and I went to the More
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John Chard
4 years ago
Bughuul the Bastard!

After moving himself and his family into a new house that was the scene of a horrendous crime, true-crime writer Ellison Oswalt (Ethan Hawke) finds a box of 8mm "snuff" films that suggest the murder he is currently researching is the work of a serial killer whose career dates More
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Gimly
2 years ago
Hits an absurdly high number of horror clichés, but manages to do it in a pretty successful manner. Features many more laugh out moments than you might expect from a horror of this type. Not sure if that's a pro or a con.

_Final rating:★★★ - I liked it. Would personally recommend you give More
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