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Paranormal Entity (2009)

Not Rated  |  Video  |   |  Horror, Mystery, Thriller  |  7 May 2010 (Japan)
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Prepare to see what is allegedly the "actual footage" of the supernatural events leading up to the 2008 murder of Samantha Finley. Released against the wishes of the authorities, this D.V.D... See full summary »

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Prepare to see what is allegedly the "actual footage" of the supernatural events leading up to the 2008 murder of Samantha Finley. Released against the wishes of the authorities, this D.V.D. proves that nothing human caused Samantha's death. Written by PaulQ

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The film makes a few references to classic horror films. The scene when the cross falls from the wall above Samantha's bed is almost identical to a scene from A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984). When Freddy Krueger almost breaks through the wall above Nancy's bed, knocking her crucifix off. Thomas even uses one of Nancy's lines, "Come out and show yourself." The scenes with the TV tuned to static and paranormal investigators are a probable nod to Poltergeist (1982). See more »

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When the mother and Samantha are sitting at the table after the night when the cross falls off the wall, the phone rings and sounds to be right beside the camera. However, Thomas gets up to answer it. Then it rings a second time yet it sounds far away. See more »

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911 Operator: [voice] 9-1-1, what's your emergency?
Thomas Finley: [voice] Please... Send help, they killed her, they killed... my family is dead!
911 Operator: Can you tell me what's happening?
Thomas Finley: Please... Just send help... they killed my mom... they're dead! My sister's dead!
911 Operator: Possible 217, we need all available units.
Thomas Finley: MY SISTER'S DEAD, IT KILLED HER! IT KILLED HER, MY SISTER'S DEAD! -CRYING...
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The film has no opening or closing credits whatsoever. See more »

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Not horrible, not great
9 May 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This movie gets a much higher review than it deserves from me because of Samantha. She made the movie way more enjoyable than it should be. It was somewhat spooky and the demon seemed more dangerous than in Paranormal Activity, but there were some major issues. For one thing there were almost no personal items in the house. There weren't even any clothes in Samantha's closet!!! The set was totally unbelievable. Also the demon could be in two places at once, could walk upside down, etc. Why would a demon like this bother with one family when it could take over the world? Watching Samantha however made me forget the issues, so I'll give it a 7.


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