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Ghostwood (2008)

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Ed Hunter receives a letter from his native country Ireland, that his father has passed away, and asks him to return for the funeral. Hunter has never met his father and is curious about ... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Patrick Bergin ... Fr Paul
Shane Connaughton Shane Connaughton ... Fr Frank
Alan Devine Alan Devine ... Ed Hunter
Vanessa Emme ... Elizabeth (as Vanessa Fahy)
Eugene Horan Eugene Horan ... Adam
Connor McGuire Connor McGuire ... Barman
Louise Osbourne Louise Osbourne ... Sarah
Donal Patterson Donal Patterson ... Byran
Cian Pearse Cian Pearse ... Ed as a boy
Robert Sheehan ... Tim
Mark Stewart Mark Stewart ... PJ
Michael Yare ... Security Guard (as Yare Michael Jegbefume)
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Ed Hunter receives a letter from his native country Ireland, that his father has passed away, and asks him to return for the funeral. Hunter has never met his father and is curious about his family past, and decides to travel to his fathers village in Ireland. But Hunter uncovers a dark family secret, a family curse that has haunted his family for decades.... Written by curtherzstark

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Horror | Thriller

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Country:

Ireland

Release Date:

25 October 2008 (Ireland) See more »

Also Known As:

Ghosts of Erin See more »

Filming Locations:

Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland

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Production Co:

Maxim Pictures Ltd. See more »
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Ghostwood is well worth seeing if you normally enjoy a horror/thriller type movie
24 March 2007 | by jonie_griffinSee all my reviews

Ghostwood is a good film. A subtle tension is maintained throughout. As the film seemed to be over quite quickly, I felt this was a promising sign.

However, it could be said that the plot was perhaps a bit predictable.

On the other hand the music was excellent and certainly contributed to the underlying threat of evil throughout the film. The acting was also reasonably convincing.

I would not normally watch a horror/thriller so I may not be the best judge but I reckon if you like the type of film that makes you a little jumpy with a bit of a twist you will enjoy this one!


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