'Sinister' -- 1 1/2 stars

<b>R; 1:49 running time</b><br><br>
The fear is faced by one person, and he's very slow to get alarmed over the things that go bump in the night and the boogeyman he thinks he catches a glimpse of, many times.

But Ellison Oswalt (Ethan Hawke), a true-crime author in desperate need of a hit, doesn't tell his wife and family that he's moved them into a house that was the scene of a mass murder. He sees nothing weird in the fact that he finds old home movies of that murder (a whole family hanged) and many other murders, and the projector that will show them, all out in the open at what was a onetime crime scene.<br><br><a href=http://www.chicagotribune.com/entertainment/movies/sc-mov-1010-sinister-20121011,0,2841047.story>Read the full "Sinister" movie review</a>

( October 11, 2012 )

R; 1:49 running time

The fear is faced by one person, and he's very slow to get alarmed over the things that go bump in the night and the boogeyman he thinks he catches a glimpse of, many times. But Ellison Oswalt (Ethan Hawke), a true-crime author in desperate need of a hit, doesn't tell his wife and family that he's moved them into a house that was the scene of a mass murder. He sees nothing weird in the fact that he finds old home movies of that murder (a whole family hanged) and many other murders, and the projector that will show them, all out in the open at what was a onetime crime scene.

Read the full "Sinister" movie review

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