The Awakening (2011)

Directed by Nick Murphy. Written by Murphy and Stephen Volk. Starring Rebecca Hall, Dominic West, Isaac Hempstead-Wright and Imelda Staunton. Plot: a debunker of ghosts goes to a boarding school to prove that it isn't haunted. In this pretentious and convoluted movie, a debunker of hauntings goes to a boarding school in 1921 to explore … Continue reading The Awakening (2011)

The Gift (2015)

Written and directed by Joel Edgerton.  Starring Edgerton, Jason Bateman, Rebecca Hall, Allison Tolmin, Busy Phillips, David Denman, Tim Griffin, Beau Knapp, Wendall Pierce and P.J. Byrne. Plot: a marriage is thrown into chaos when an aquaintance of the husbands brings a horrifying secret to light. Simon (Bateman) and his wife, Robyn (Hall) move to … Continue reading The Gift (2015)