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Scream of the Banshee (2011)

TV Movie  -   -  Horror  -  26 March 2011 (USA)
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An archeology professor unearths a dangerous artifact, unwittingly releasing a creature that is able to kill with the power of its bone-splitting scream.

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In 1188 A.D., in Limerick, Ireland, Templar Knights chase a creature through the woods and trap her head in a box. In the present day Professor Isla Whelan and her two assistants are researching and labeling historical artifacts in the basement of the university where she works and they find an Irish glove and map with the name Duncan. Isla's estranged daughter Shayla Whelan finds a hidden space behind a wall with a box with the severed head, but they believe that it belongs to deformed person or an animal. Out of the blue, the head screams and they all bleed through the ears. They learn soon that the head is from a Banshee and in accordance with the mythology they are doomed to die. Their only hope is to find the lunatic and discredited Professor Broderick Duncan, whose expertise is in the feminine spirit in Irish mythology. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Scream of the viewer
18 July 2011 | by (Sweden) – See all my reviews

This TVfilm was a real turkey sorry Steven Miller. It begins with an horse chase a couple of Irish temple knights is chasing a woman on horse. Suddenly one of the knights throws away hes cross like shield and it turns into a box cutting the head of the woman. And now Presentday Somehow this Irish box gets into an American school behind a fake wall. And the students and Prof Ira (Lauren Holly) opens the box and hell breaks loose. The thing thats make this TVfilm so bad is the effects the banshee head is so fake. All the heavy noise that just makes the ears wanna take out divorce. No no no. As I say in the Summary this is "the scream of the viewer" for someone to turn off the TV.


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