Written by 17 of 24 people found this review helpful. | Rating: 1/5 After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. So this movie definitely scared me more than most of the horror films I've watched. View production, box office, & company info. Cheesy doesn't cut it. It was a pretty good B-movie. Once there, he discovers the legend of Mary Shaw (Joan Heney), a murdered ventriloquist whose eerie presence still looms over the town. Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? All Critics (80) Dead Silence is a good flick and worth rental or purchase, a worthy addition to any horror film collection. Don't have an account? In the end, though, the film sags like a David Lynch pudding. This story is great it's all about a curse of Mary Shaw who was hunted down and killed. 2007 15 1h 29m Horror Films. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on January 25, 2020. I told her that I had seen it and it was actually a really good movie and offered to rent it so we could watch it. |, June 26, 2013 Rebecca must unlock the terror behind her little brother's experiences that once tested her sanity, bringing her face to face with a supernatural spirit attached to their mother. If you go looking for answers, you just might find them. I enjoyed watching it then, and even more so, now. Very, very, very good movie. Don’t worry, it won’t take long. Just confirm how you got your ticket. Speaking of the latter, incredibly effective and really pulls you into the screen. As he desperately digs for answers, Jamie encounters the curse that took his wife's life and threatens his own. Ever since I was a kid, I thought they were just so fucking creepy. The characters were fairly underdeveloped, and it was kind of predictable, but whatever. Cinemark A young widower returns to his hometown to search for answers to his wife's murder, which may be linked to the ghost of a deceased ventriloquist. You're almost there! Your AMC Ticket Confirmation# can be found in your order confirmation email. |. Please click the link below to receive your verification email. Because of this she was hunted down by townspeople who in the ultimate act of revenge, cut out her tongue and then killed her. Every town has its own ghost story, and a local folktale around Ravens Fair is about a ventriloquist named Mary Shaw. very good movie. Should've got better actors and written more developed characters. However, Ravens Fair has been plagued by mysterious deaths around them after Mary Shaws collection has returned from their graves and have come to seek revenge on people that killed her and their families. By opting to have your ticket verified for this movie, you are allowing us to check the email address associated with your Rotten Tomatoes account against an email address associated with a Fandango ticket purchase for the same movie. Reviewed in the United States on October 28, 2014. After his wife meets a grisly end, Jamie Ashen (Ryan Kwanten) returns to their creepy hometown of Ravens Fair to unravel the mystery of her murder. I rated this an A grade plus for sheer full on ideas and suspense that has you wrapped in a blanket to watch, so now it's time for your relaxing and munching out while watching a scary movie that has first class entertainment that will rock th foundations. A Nightmare on Dummy St. from Saw creators. A great concept that remained silent throughout the movie. Christopher Hernandez, In a rainy afternoon, the young couple Lisa (Laura Regan) and Jamie Ashen (Ryan Kwanten) anonymously receive a mysterious package with a weird dummy inside. After she went mad in the 1940s, she was accused of kidnapping a young boy who yelled out in one of her performances that she was a fraud. It's a movie that took me about 3 tries to get into and now I'm a despicable excuse for a human being with this in my purchase list forever. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on February 15, 2019. For even more, visit our Family Entertainment Guide. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. All rights reserved. Copyright © Fandango. However, Dead Silence just about pushes itself in the creepy factor to be classed as good. Mediocre and illogical retro horror pic about a malevolent dummy. |, February 22, 2020 The film carries along at a healthy clip, and it doesn't bog itself down trying to reinvent the genre, which some films do try, alas. Universal Pictures, The snoopy detective Jim Lipton (Donnie Wahlberg) blames Jamie as prime suspect. What are the differences between the theatrical version and the Unrated Version? Having walked into his apartment with his wife dead, the son of a rich family goes back to his hometown to investigate who could be the culprit. Looking for a movie the entire family can enjoy? DEAD SILENCE is set in Ravens Fair, a small town haunted by late night whispers and ghost stories of generations past. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. The image is an example of a ticket confirmation email that AMC sent you when you purchased your ticket. Duh, how can you even ask that? The sensual pleasure in watching this kind of horror movie depends entirely on your tolerance for ear-splitting jolts of shock. horror, Twisted Pictures, Coming Soon. It's woefully flat and not nearly as scary as it thinks it is. in Firefly Lane Adaptation — Watch Netflix Teaser, 20 best ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ episodes ranked, Halloween Movie and TV Favorites: Reader Picks, List: Ventriloquists who have disturbing relationships with their dummies. Wan is exceedingly skilled at creating an atmosphere, he can muster up suspense like a fly slowly going towards an electric lamp. Expendable, dull and just a means to further the story. Get the freshest reviews, news, and more delivered right to your inbox! Dead Silence: Official Clip - Now Who's The Dummy? The acting is excellent. The Lamberts believe that they have defeated the spirits that have haunted their family, but they soon discover that evil is not beaten so easily.