A warped and mysterious family are unable to leave the house they reside in for unknown reasons. When this strange brood decide to turn their captivity into a sick and violent game, it ... See full summary »

Director:

Writer:

Reviews
2 wins. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

At a local Catholic school, the nuns have noticed that the priest is doing more than just leading his students in prayer. Not content to stand idly by as evil walks their halls, the Sisters... See full summary »

Director: Richard Griffin
Stars: Anna Rizzo, Michael Thurber, Jamie Lyn Bagley
Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

When Billy, a young man of faith, joins the local theater group, he finds more than teenagers involved in all manner of vice, but also a secret cult of Devil worshipers who are hell-bent on... See full summary »

Director: Richard Griffin
Stars: Sarah Nicklin, Samantha Acampora, Jose Guns Alves
Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  

Suave swinger and womanizer Rex Romanski loves and leaves evil black magic priestess Rita Marie. Naturally, Rex incurs Rita's lethal wrath by spurning her. Can Rex figure out a way to stop ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Griffin
Stars: Shadow Faye, Andre Boudreau, Kevin Killavey
Nun of That (2008)
Action | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Nun of That is an action-comedy that follows Sister Kelly Wrath as she transforms from a nun with a simple temper problem to a vengeful killer. After being gunned down in an alley, she ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Griffin
Stars: Sarah Nicklin, Alexandra Cipolla, Shanette Wilson
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A hysterically funny, sick, comedy about two people who find romance in this crazy world. The problem is that they are brother and sister! So they are left with a question: should you be ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Griffin
Stars: Jose Guns Alves, Anna Rizzo, Jesse Dufault
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

A series of brutal, cult-like murders are taking place at a New England college. Josh Greene, a shy freshman, is the lone survivor of a series of murders that are reminiscent of a similar ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Griffin
Stars: Samantha Acampora, David Adams Murphy, Dave Almeida
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.4/10 X  

A group of college students researching Dorchester Stewart, better known as the infamous killer Crinoline Head, return to the scene of the horrific murders that happened in 1996.

Director: Tommy Faircloth
Stars: Debbie Rochon, Christian James, John Kap
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

On one evening in a decade of sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll, the innocence of youth and family unravels. Five lives will change forever on this final evening before their hangout, The Toy Soldiers Roller Rink, closes its doors.

Director: Erik Peter Carlson
Stars: Najarra Townsend, Constance Brenneman, Chandler Rylko
Exhume (2016)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Patrick Connor's life is quickly turned upside down after taking a job at an abandoned probationary camp for boys.

Director: Scott Poiley
Stars: Alice Rietveld, William Haze, Sarah Sculco
Evil Exhumed (2016)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.7/10 X  

A young man hell bent on revenge uses dark forces to reanimate a recently unearthed mummy.

Director: David DeCoteau
Stars: Aisling Goodman, James Dean, Caz Odin Darko
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Kenny Crawford arrives in Dunwich after hearing that his brother Andrew has been admitted to a psychiatric ward, and is suspected in a string of disappearances in the town. With the help of... See full summary »

Director: Richard Griffin
Stars: Lynn Lowry, Jason McCormick, Jeff Dylan Graham
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
...
Laura
...
Chris
Michael Thurber ...
Butler
Rich Tretheway ...
Lance
Evalena Marie ...
Rocki
...
Nate
...
Matthew (as Nat Sylva)
Jocelyn Padilla ...
Cute College Girl
Liliana Lea Berube ...
Young Laura
David Sackal ...
Jogger
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Joseph Oliveira ...
Little Demon
Edit

Storyline

A warped and mysterious family are unable to leave the house they reside in for unknown reasons. When this strange brood decide to turn their captivity into a sick and violent game, it challenges their very reality and puts all of their lives in great jeopardy. Written by Woodyanders

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Some things never rest in peace. See more »

Genres:

Horror

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

26 October 2011 (USA)  »

Filming Locations:


Box Office

Budget:

$20,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The opening credits sequence was shot on the last day of filming. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
The Type of Horror Film You Just Don't See Anymore
6 August 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Director Richard Griffin's film EXHUMED is a dark, low-budget horror flick that succeeds on many levels. Shot entirely in RI (or at least entirely in Southern New England for sure), the movie is grim, nihilistic, and full of nice doses of black humor. To describe it best, it's almost like a "haunted house" movie about a dysfunctional family.

However, the film's greatest strength lies in its ability to feel fresh (though it does gain part of this edge simply from being made in a time suffering from a cesspool of banal films and an over-saturated film-market). Oddly enough, the film's freshness seems to come out in a weird (if seemingly contradictory) way by capturing the look and atmosphere of horror films of old. The micro-budget, black and white (often shot on one location), character centered horror films of the 60s. Director Jack Hill's 1968 flick SPIDER BABY comes off as the closest example of the type to EXHUMED and may have even influenced it. Despite being (welcomely) old fashioned, the film is set entirely in the present. EXHUMED is that kind of movie (sort of like say, PULP FICTION) that even though set in the present day for when it was filmed, feels strangely like it belongs in another time frame or even firmly in the film's own uniquely created world. EXHUHMED definitely has a timeless quality to it.

While Richard Griffin and screenwriter Guy Benoit deserve a lot of credit for crafting this great flick, cinematographer Ken Willinger and his crew deserve a huge shout out for providing some beautiful cinematography. The stark, low-key film-noir look to the film is pitch perfect and creates quite the atmospheric little horror flick.

EXHUMED isn't a perfect film by any means, but it easily stands as one of the finest films (and possibly best horror flick) of 2011.


8 of 14 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
where to buy? mynameisdan331
Discuss Exhumed (2011) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?