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Ouija: Origin of Evil (2016)

Ouija: Origin of Evil
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6.1 IMDB rating

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Annalise Basso Annalise Basso
Lina Zander
Elizabeth Reaser Elizabeth Reaser
Alice Zander
Lulu Wilson Lulu Wilson
Doris Zander
Henry Thomas Henry Thomas
Father Tom
Parker Mack Parker Mack
Mikey
Doug Jones Doug Jones
Ghoul Marcus


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3 years, 6 months ago at Nov 8 18:11
So the first one sucked pretty badly. I didn't even understand why they made another one. The trailer was interesting though and it did look quite different to that of the first. I was pretty skeptical about this. To my surprise I hear it's actually fairly good and kind of redeems the failure of the first one. Mike Flanagan also wrote and directed Oculus and Hush. The latter being quite excellent.... read more

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1 year, 9 months ago at Jul 30 10:09
I had as much hope as one can be expected to conjure up for a big studio project about a board game when I saw the first Ouija film. Still, I somehow got even less than my low expectations dictated would be reasonably acceptable. Despite this response I went into the follow-up, Ouija: Origin of Evil (a prequel), with some vague hope that it would at least be slightly improved. This hope came court... read more
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In 1967 Los Angeles, a widowed mother and her 2 daughters add a new stunt to bolster their seance scam business, inviting an evil presence into their home.
Release date: 20 October 2016
Tags: 2016 (3), Horror (2), 2010s (2), Thriller (1), Sequel (1), Possession (1), Demon (1), Ouija (1), Ouija Board (1), Based On A Board Game (1), Evil Kid (1)
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"8.1. Ensimmäiset 30–40 minuuttia onkin varsin mallikasta kauhustelua, mutta elokuvalla on kestoa se 99 minuuttia. Alussa kauhun kohde pysyy mysteerisenä hienosti, vähäelinen tunnelma on vie mukanaan ja metatasolla elokuvan kerronnassa kauhun konventioille saatetaan pienesti jopa irvailla. Lopulta kuitenkin Ouija: Origin of Evil lähtee itse vetelemään niistä kaikkein kangistuneimmista kauhun naruista elokuvaa eteenpäin, milloin elokuva tekeekin oikeastaan vain itsestään naurunalaise"


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“I had as much hope as one can be expected to conjure up for a big studio project about a board game when I saw the first Ouija film. Still, I somehow got even less than my low expectations dictated would be reasonably acceptable. Despite this response I went into the follow-up, Ouija: Origin of Evil (a prequel), with some vague hope that it would at least be slightly improved. This hope came courtesy of the man helming the project, Mike Flanagan.

In the last handful of years Flanagan has directed a brilliant and refreshing home invasion movie called "Hush" and, later, one of the best Stephen King adaptations to date in "Gerald's Game". This garnered much good will in my book and gave Ouija: Origin of Evil a fighting chance.

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"First viewing - Dec. 30th I felt that it was time to watch something I have NOT already seen before, and decided to finally check this one out. Evidently it's better than the original film, which means nothing to me since I had no urge to see that one. But I dig Mike Flanagan's other films I've seen, so I wanted to see whether I'd like this one as well. Overall it was fine. I can't say I was blown away by it, but it's got some effectively creepy moments and visuals. The cast does a decent job"


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" DVD- 1hr. 39min. First Viewing Ouija: Origin of Evil is possibly one of the most surprisingly good films that I've seen in a while. It's not a great movie, but it's very well made, and it's holds you're attention from beginning to end. It's a triumph of craft above all else; director Mike Flanagan brings really fright to this thing, and not relying too heavily on tropes (they're here, but they aren't used as a crutch). The ending is a bit of a downer, too beholden to its franchise to sketch out"


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