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The Caller (2011)

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Troubled divorcee Mary Kee is tormented by a series of sinister phone calls from a mysterious woman. When the stranger reveals she's calling from the past, Mary tries to break off contact. ... See full summary »

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Troubled divorcee Mary Kee is tormented by a series of sinister phone calls from a mysterious woman. When the stranger reveals she's calling from the past, Mary tries to break off contact. But the caller doesn't like being ignored, and looks for revenge in a unique and terrifying way... Written by Screenwriter

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Some calls are best left unanswered.


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Rated R for some violence/disturbing images, language and a scene of sexuality | See all certifications »

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The casting department originally had Stephen Moyer set to star as Mary's abusive husband Steven. Stephen Moyer reportedly requested of director Matthew Parkhill to be put into the role of John instead as he was afraid that his success playing a menacing character in True Blood would hurt his performance for this film if he took on such an obvious role. Matthew Parkhill reported to have had similar doubts and found Moyer to be a much better match to play John. See more »

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EVERY SINGLE PRAYER
Performed by Unkle (as UNKLE) featuring Gavin Clarke (as Gavin Clark)
Written by Gavin Clarke, James Lavelle, Pablo Clements, Aidan Lavelle
Courtesy of Surrender All Ltd
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Excellent chiller, subtle and very scary.
5 September 2011 | by (Netherlands) – See all my reviews

After having seen thousands of films, most of them horror, one tends to get a little jaded. Especially with the turn the genre took to torture porn ( with saw on the very end of the positive side of the spectrum and films like hostel on the very negative part) i got a bit tired of the whole circus.

And then, just when you officially are ready to give up and kill the odd hours with rubber sharks or other pests brought to you by SciFi a movie like the caller comes along.

I never gave a 10 rating to any film,but this one does it right, to tell anything about the plot and developments within is a crime. This movie has to be seen and experienced. The basic plot rundown is giving away in other reviews so I wont comment on that. Enough to say this is one scary flick, its smartly written..chills and thrills.

Go see it now, if you need a fix of spine tingling instead of blood pouring out of your TV set and body parts flying around.

See it, now!


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