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Grave Encounters
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Ben Wilkinson Ben Wilkinson
Jerry Hartfield
Sean Rogerson Sean Rogerson
Lance Preston
Ashleigh Gryzko Ashleigh Gryzko
Sasha Parker
Merwin Mondesir Merwin Mondesir
T.C. Gibson
Juan Riedinger Juan Riedinger
Matt White
Shawn MacDonald Shawn MacDonald
Morgan Turner
Arthur Corber Arthur Corber
Dr. Arthur Friedkin
Bob Rathie Bob Rathie
Kenny Sandavol


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It does what it needed to do very effectively!

4 years, 3 months ago at Nov 1 7:28
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"We're in search of definitive proof of spirits that were unsettled in life...and possibly unsettled in the afterlife."

Just as slasher films were done to death in the '80s and '90s, the "found footage" subgenre (made popular by 1999's The Blair Witch Project) is now being exploited to the point of becoming tired. After films like Cloverfield, [Rec], Quarantine, The Last Exorcism, P... read more

Blair Witch Meets Paranomal Activity

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"Welcome to Grave Encounters." What a weird movie! Like most of "found footage" movies it started off a little slow, but for some reason the beiging to this one, was actually pretty fun. I felt like I was watching Ghost Adventures. It does take a while for some of the best scares to come your way, but it really builds well, and makes you think "what is around that corner." I will say there are som... read more

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4 years, 5 months ago at Aug 18 5:04
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I actually was NOT disapointed by this movie. It's not the most original of premises, but it actually manages to deliver (despite story holes and bad acting) more than a few good scares. I only wish the ending would have been better edited.
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Description: Lance Preston and the crew of "Grave Encounters", a ghost-hunting reality television show, are shooting an episode inside the abandoned Collingwood Psychiatric Hospital, where unexplained phenomena has been reported for years. All in the name of good television, they voluntarily lock themselves inside the building for the night and begin a paranormal investigation, capturing everything on camera. They quickly realize that the building is more than just haunted - it is alive - and it has no intention of ever letting them leave. They find themselves lost in a labyrinth maze of endless hallways and corridors, terrorized b ... (more)
Release date: 9 September 2011
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It does what it needed to do very effectively!

“"We're in search of definitive proof of spirits that were unsettled in life...and possibly unsettled in the afterlife."

Just as slasher films were done to death in the '80s and '90s, the "found footage" subgenre (made popular by 1999's The Blair Witch Project) is now being exploited to the point of becoming tired. After films like Cloverfield, [Rec], Quarantine, The Last Exorcism, Paranormal Activity, Diary of the Dead and countless other films, it's becoming increasingly difficult to make a fresh-feeling found footage movie, and Grave Encounters is further proof of this. Even though the fine details have been changed, Grave Encounters recycles countless broad strokes from its cinematic cousins. But to be fair, the subgenre is so overdone because, if done right, it works marvello” read more

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