MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 1,959 this week

Ghoul (2012)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama | Thriller  -  13 April 2012 (USA)
4.0
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 4.0/10 from 449 users  
Reviews: 12 user | 13 critic

Centers on a group of friends who risk their lives to stop who, or what, is behind a rash of disappearances in their town.

Director:

Writers:

(novel), (screenplay)
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Instant Video

Related News

Indie Spotlight
| DailyDead
Final Clip from Jug Face
| DailyDead

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 900 titles
created 23 Oct 2011
 
a list of 91 titles
created 14 Feb 2012
 
a list of 297 titles
created 15 May 2012
 
a list of 942 titles
created 09 Aug 2012
 
a list of 751 titles
created 24 Jan 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "Ghoul" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Ghoul (TV Movie 2012)

Ghoul (TV Movie 2012) on IMDb 4/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Ghoul.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Ghouls (TV Movie 2008)
Fantasy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.9/10 X  

A college student returns with her father to his home country only to discover her family holds a dark secret that involves her.

Director: Gary Jones
Stars: William Atherton, Erin Gray, James DeBello
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Stars: Bailee Madison, Nolan Gould, Isabelle Fuhrman
Perry St (2010)
Short | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

The film revolves around the stories of Ryan and his therapist Elaine, their love lives and their attempts to solve their problems. Ryan, unable to find a stable relationship and a job that... See full summary »

Director: Antonio Padovan
Stars: Mark Epperson, Brittany Moore, James Price
Drama | Fantasy | Horror

On a walk through local woods rumored to be haunted, writer Adam Shay comes across a strange sight: a statue of a half-man, half-goat creature - a satyr from ancient legends - that comes to... See full summary »

Director: Paul Campion
Stars: Shane Rangi, Matthew Sunderland
The Ghouls (2003)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  

Eric Hayes is a stringer. One notch below the lowest rung of the journalistic ladder. A video vulture preying on police chases, ambulance runs, and random street violence, selling his ... See full summary »

Director: Chad Ferrin
Stars: Timothy Muskatell, Trent Haaga, Tina Birchfield
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  

Industrial espionage plot focuses on Matt's attempt to rescue his father, who knows about a valuable solar satellite microchip and is being held captive in the desert by a terrorist group that wants it.

Director: James Fargo
Stars: Benny Bruchim, Brooke Bundy, James Fargo
Crime | Drama | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Based on the Jack Ketchum novel of the same name, The Girl Next Door follows the unspeakable torture and abuses committed on a teenage girl in the care of her aunt...and the boys who witness and fail to report the crime.

Director: Gregory Wilson
Stars: William Atherton, Blythe Auffarth, Blanche Baker
The Ghoul (1975)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

Peter Cushing stars as a former priest who harbors a dark and horrible secret in his attic. The locked room serves as a prison cell for his crazed, cannibalistic adult son, who acquired his... See full summary »

Director: Freddie Francis
Stars: Peter Cushing, John Hurt, Alexandra Bastedo
Home Invaders (2001)
Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Angel, a young Hispanic man experiencing romantic woes (Arias), tries to defraud his way to financial gain by swiping credit cards at a gas station, but is caught in the act by the leader ... See full summary »

Director: Gregory Wilson
Stars: Yancey Arias, Keith David, Luis Guzmán
Abominable Snowman (TV Movie 2013)
Fantasy | Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3/10 X  

Friends go on a snowy adventure and come face to face with a deadly creature.

Director: Marko Mäkilaakso
Stars: Chuck Campbell, Adrian Paul, Lauren O'Neil
Short | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A freak accident turns most of the world's population into ferocious and ravenous predatory zombies. A small group of uninfected human survivors do their best to survive this harrowing ... See full summary »

Director: Colin Theys
Stars: Sean Gallimore, Adrienne LaValley, Anthony Marks
The Ghoul I (2014)
Drama

A homicide detective goes undercover as a patient to investigate a psychotherapist he believes is linked to a strange double murder. As his therapy sessions continue the line between fantasy and reality begins to blur.

Director: Gareth Tunley
Stars: Tom Meeten, Alice Lowe, Rufus Jones
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Timmy Graco
...
Grandfather
...
Elizabeth
...
Carol Keiser
...
Rhonda Smeltzer
...
Katie Moore (as Carol Wells)
...
Ronny
...
Clark Smeltzer
...
Pat Kemp
...
Deb Lentz
...
Steve
...
Karen Moore
...
Martin Kreider / Ghoul
...
Miner (as Sean Braud)
C.J. Wilson ...
Randy Graco
Edit

Storyline

Centers on a group of friends who risk their lives to stop who, or what, is behind a rash of disappearances in their town.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama | Thriller

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

13 April 2012 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

There is a poster on the wall of Timmy's room for "The Rising", which is another book written by Brian Keene. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
poor direction
8 January 2013 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Having read the book,and hearing that an adaptation was being made of this entertaining book I looked forward to seeing this movie.The screenplay sticks to main points,but the disappointing aspect of the movie was the direction.Usually in lower budget movies you can have a range of good acting and bad.The acting was bad and wooden to the point of ridiculous ,throughout.Atmosphere that was such a major strength in the book was nonexistent in this movie.This goes to show why horror movies are hard to make,without a proper director with skill you get this,not the classic this story deserved.I have faith Brian Keene's next adaption Dark Hollow being directed by Paul Campion will be a better effort.Paul Campion has proved in The Devil's Rock he knows how to create the proper atmosphere in this genre.

People use budget for an excuse,that's nonsense as atmosphere isn't something you have to budget for it's part of the construction process.It's just too bad we got this out of this nostalgic classic tisk tisk.


2 of 6 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
The book was a hardcore horror story, the movie was a goosebumps remake mikeydoeshorror
Can't wait to see this! DeepDarkEyes
I wonder what Brian Keene thought of this movie? Inh722
DVD? MrsMichaelMyers
Trailer/Preview tonight during All About Evil 2/25/12 Lisasimpsonfan
Budget? killmissmarsh
Discuss Ghoul (2012) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?