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Writers (WGA):
Jace Anderson (written by) &
Adam Gierasch (written by)
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Release Date:
10 November 2011 (South Korea) See more »
From Cradle To Grave.
Emily and Nate Weaver leave the city for the rural comfort of Nate's ancestral home in the country. Once there, Emily is plagued by horrifying visions and haunted by the ghosts inhabiting their isolated new home. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
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  (in credits order)

Leisha Hailey ... Emily Weaver

Gale Harold ... Nate Weaver / William Weaver

Chelcie Ross ... Avery

JoNell Kennedy ... Brittany McGraw

Stephanie Brown ... Risa

Sigal Diamant ... Sarah

Adam Gierasch ... Otto

Clint Curtis ... Felipe
Neil Cunningham ... Doug
Rod McCullough ... Sheriff Crane

Douglas Roberts ... Dr. Glasgow
Eric Bench ... Howard the Plumber
Steve Pilchen ... Manny
Joseph Gentzler ... Deputy
David Oddy ... Mover
Trivell Hill ... Mover
Jami Bassman ... Mary Weaver
Kailah Combs ... Ghost Girl
Jace Anderson ... Headmistress in Photo
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Giuseppe Ardizzone ... Hospital Police Officer

Ingrid Coree ... Art Dealer (uncredited)
Stephen Janousek ... Doctor #2 (uncredited)

James Stordahl ... Doctor #1 (uncredited)

Directed by
Adam Gierasch 
Writing credits
Jace Anderson (written by) &
Adam Gierasch (written by)

Produced by
Stephanie Caleb .... executive producer
Moshe Diamant .... producer
Lucy Mukerjee-Brown .... co-producer (as Lucy Mukerjee)
Karri O'Reilly .... co-producer
James Portolese .... co-producer
Courtney Solomon .... executive producer
Original Music by
Joseph Conlan 
Cinematography by
Yaron Levy 
Film Editing by
Andrew Cohen 
Casting by
Sally Lear 
Mark Teschner 
Production Design by
Hannah Beachler 
Set Decoration by
Elizabeth Mire 
Costume Design by
Stacy Ellen Rich 
Alexis Scott 
Makeup Department
Danielle Barkat .... special makeup effects assistant
Emily Burka .... makeup department head
Leo Corey Castellano .... special makeup effects designer
Margeaux Fox .... department head hair
Production Management
Ashley Franklin .... production supervisor
John Goodwill .... unit production manager (as Johnny Goodwill)
Samantha Housman .... post-production supervisor
Lauren Ito .... post-production supervisor
Louise Runge .... post-production supervisor
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Giuseppe Ardizzone .... second second assistant director
Meredith Nunnikhoven .... second assistant director
Brian O'Sullivan .... first assistant director
Art Department
Chris Britt .... set dresser
Sean Gartner .... assistant property master
John Gorman .... leadman
Matthew Brady Harris .... set dresser
Sam Jacobs .... on-set dresser
Palina Prasasouk .... set dresser
Clark Woodman .... property master
Matt Zaff .... set dresser
Sound Department
Jason Dotts .... sound designer
Jason Dotts .... supervising sound editor
Cameron O. Galloway .... adr editor
Cameron O. Galloway .... dialogue editor
Corey J. Grasso .... adr mixer
Corey J. Grasso .... foley mixer
Jesse Kees .... sound designer
Daniel S. McCoy .... sound mixer
Zach Michaelis .... foley artist
Michael Russo .... adr mixer
David 'Lion' Thompson .... boom operator
Dean Treloar .... sound editor
Cory Coken .... additional adr recordist (uncredited)
Special Effects by
Brandon Gorrell .... special effects technician
Ken Gorrell .... special effects supervisor
Skylar Gorrell .... special effects technician
Mark R. Johnson .... special effects foreman
Visual Effects by
Derek Bourque .... visual effects supervisor
Joseph Langdale .... compositor
D.J. Shea .... compositor
Jason Gray .... additional stunt coordinator
G. Peter King .... stunt coordinator
Rene Mousseux .... stunts
Michele Waitman .... stunt double
Todd Warren .... stunts
Camera and Electrical Department
Neil Chartier .... first assistant camera
Traci Chartier .... first assistant camera (as Traci Chappell)
Traci Chartier .... second assistant camera (as Traci Chappell)
Jacob Clegg .... best boy grip
Jim Dickson .... electrician
Matt Dinerstein .... still photographer
Josh Harrison .... camera operator: "a camera"
Josh Harrison .... steadicam operator
Edde Kane .... second assistant camera
Kevin Martt .... grip
Garrett Miller .... electrician
Justin Nieves .... grip
Cole Pisano .... electrician
Armando Salas .... cinematographer: second unit
Armando Salas .... gaffer
Richard Speed .... key grip
Brian Stegeman .... digital loader
Casting Department
Sally Lear .... co-casting director
Bill Marinella .... location casting
Robert James Monk .... casting assistant
Marisa Rodriguez .... casting assistant
Kelli Jo Sweeney .... casting assistant
Mark Teschner .... co-casting director
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Jill Frank .... seamstress
Editorial Department
Tyler Dixon .... color timer
Tyler Dixon .... on-line editor
Adam Rowe .... assistant on-line editor
Music Department
Michael Aarvold .... music scoring mixer
Andy Ross .... executive in charge of music
Other crew
Robert Benavides Jr. .... electronic press kit
Shelley Marie Brown .... promotions
Betsy Davis .... CFO
Chelsea Donison .... basecamp p.a.
Kate Fitzgerald .... stand-in
Ali Jazayeri .... senior vice president: finance
Aaron Jensen .... office production assistant
Dixie Jones .... payroll accountant
Darren Matthew .... assistant: production supervisor
Jan McWilliams .... script supervisor
Patricia Mickunas .... production assistant
Jeffrey Neville .... office production assistant
Adrian Rolea .... electronic press kit
Jon Vial .... location scout

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Rated R for some bloody violence, sexuality, nudity and language
95 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.85 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Australia:R18+ | Netherlands:16 | New Zealand:R18 | Singapore:NC-16 (edited version) | South Korea:18 | UK:18 | USA:R (certificate #45818)
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Leisha Hailey is either barefoot or wears open sandals in nearly all of her scenes.See more »
Revealing mistakes: When "Nate Weaver" fall on the stairs, he hits the camera and you could see the scene shaking.See more »
Acid Jazz CitySee more »


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1 out of 3 people found the following review useful.
predictable plot, 19 October 2011
Author: zeuspredator from Malaysia

the beginning doesn't give much hint but after the couple move to the rural area and the sight of a palm on the window lead to the signs of the ghost/ evil spirit. the movie is divided into parts, so viewer can predict what's going to happened next. overall, it leads me to think that she's right though slightly clingy and paranoid. but the end offers less suspense and the opposite ending. overall, i feel "blegh" after watching it. not much appearance of the evil except when she seemed like imagining things. you won't be satisfied with the plot summary but watching this movie won't make you satisfied either. good watch if you are bored and not into something too cheesy or dramatic.

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