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The Premonition (1976)

PG  |   |  Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller  |  11 February 1978 (Mexico)
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This Thriller/horror movie tells the tale of a young girl who is terrified that her insane mother will take her away from her beloved foster mother. One day, the crazed real mother attempts... See full summary »

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Sheri Bennett
Edward Bell ...
Prof. Miles Bennett
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Janie Bennett
Ellen Barber ...
Andrea Fletcher
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Jude
Chitra Neogy ...
Dr. Jeena Kingsly
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Det. Lt. Mark Denver
Margaret Graham ...
Andrea's Landlady
Rosemary McNamara ...
Lenore
Thomas Williams ...
Todd Fletcher
Tamara Bergdall ...
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Wilmuth Cooper ...
Gypsy Woman
Stanley W. William ...
Dean Fuller
Roy White ...
Dr. Larabee
Robert Harper ...
Carnival Watchman
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This Thriller/horror movie tells the tale of a young girl who is terrified that her insane mother will take her away from her beloved foster mother. One day, the crazed real mother attempts to contact the girl at school, but her foster mother has a premonition and gets there in time to protect the girl. Eventually though, the real mother and her boy friend, a carnival clown, succeed and takes her away, leaving the bereaved foster parents to enlist the assistance of a parapsychologist to help them interpret the foster mother's terrifying dreams and psychic connection to the girl and find her before it is too late. Written by Ørnås

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Off-putting "thriller".
16 February 2004 | by See all my reviews

Incredibly muddled, off-putting and ultimately ludicrous ("the horses, oh my God, the horses!") thriller. It's creepy at times, but it has one of the worst scripts ever written for a horror film. Watch how in the final 10 minutes everybody "magically" does exactly what the plot needs for the "resolution" to occur. Bland performances by the leads, a typically eccentric one by Richard Lynch. The video transfer is a real hack job, cutting scenes in half and making the movie even more difficult to understand. 0 out of 4 stars.


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