The Caller (2011)

R  |   |  Thriller  |  22 February 2013 (Mexico)
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A young divorcee is getting her life back together by moving into an apartment. But what will she do when a strange person repeatedly calls her, and threatens to change her new life around?



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Credited cast:
Rose Lazar
Steven Campbell
Lydia Echevarria ...
Old Woman
Young Woman
Gladys Rodríguez ...
Concetta Guidi
John Guidi, Sr. (as Emmanuel Logrono Molina)
Attorney Kirby
Grace Connelly ...
Dr. Hain
Attorney Davis
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Leonardo Castro ...
Fire Dancer
Jose Cotte ...
Social Services Clerk


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.



Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Release Date:

22 February 2013 (Mexico)  »

Also Known As:

Klisi apo tin Kolasi  »

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Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Brittany Murphy was originally cast as Mary Kee, but was replaced by 'Rachelle Lefevre'. See more »


References The Simpsons (1989) See more »


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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