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The Apparition (2012)

PG-13 | | Horror, Thriller | 24 August 2012 (USA)
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A couple is haunted by a supernatural presence that is unleashed during a college experiment.

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When frightening events start to occur in their home, young couple Kelly and Ben discover they are being haunted by a presence that was accidentally conjured during a university parapsychology experiment. The horrifying apparition feeds on their fear and torments them no matter where they try to run. Their last hope is an expert in the supernatural, but even with his help they may already be too late to save themselves from this terrifying force. Written by Anonymous

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Once you believe, you die. See more »

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Rated PG-13 for terror/frightening images and some sensuality | See all certifications »

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$17,000,000 (estimated)

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$2,955,000 (USA) (24 August 2012)

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$4,930,798 (USA) (5 October 2012)
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Although similarities have been drawn between this film and Japanese horror film Pulse (2001), this film is not officially a remake of that film, any similarities were purely coincidental. See more »

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When Kelly connects Ben's hard drive to look what's inside, you can see that she only connects the AC cable and the files are already open on the computer. She needed to connect the USB cable to connect the hard drive to the computer and she needed to browse the hard drive to start any file. See more »

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Maggie: [to Kelly] Your house killed my dog.
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Features Street Fighter IV (2008) See more »

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Get Up
Written by Kevin W. Buchholz and Jessie Shapiro
Performed by Kevin W. Buchholz and Jessie Shapiro
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The best part was when some guy in the theatre started a fight with some guy
23 August 2012 | by (Toronto, Ontario, Canada) – See all my reviews

Look out Tommy Wiseau / "The Room", "The Apparition" might be a close runner up for the greatest worse film of all time. Seriously...I have never seen a worse film shown in a theatre than "The Apparition" - it is THAT bad.

I honestly can't even believe what I saw was an actual movie. I thought it perhaps may have been an experiment in seeing how much product placement could be put into one film and still have some semblance of a plot (it doesn't though).

This film, however, does have real potential to become a fun "interactive" film like "The Room" or "Rocky Horror Picture Show"

But man...wow...unbelievably awful. And I'm a huge horror fan, so I know to set my bar low...


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