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House of Bones (2010)

TV-14 | | Horror | TV Movie 16 January 2010
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Corin Nemec (Mansquito, SS Doomtrooper) co-stars alongside Carpenter as TV ghost hunters that enter a reportedly haunted house that may prove to be the death of them.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Charisma Carpenter ... Heather Burton
Marcus Lyle Brown ... Greg Fisher (as Marcus L. Brown)
Ricky Wayne ... Tom Rule
Collin Galyean Collin Galyean ... Simon
Kyle Clements ... Bub
Corin Nemec ... Quentin French
Stephanie Honoré ... Sara Minor (as Stephanie Honore)
Gregory Campo Gregory Campo ... Kip
Jake Austin Walker ... J.J.
William Adam Scott William Adam Scott ... Ronny (as Adam Scott)
Joe Chrest ... Benjamin
Antonino Paone ... Taxi Driver (as Tony Paone)
John 'Jo' Mosley John 'Jo' Mosley ... Mr. Holden
Hillary Holland Hillary Holland ... Quentin's Assistant
Edrick Browne Edrick Browne ... Meat Hook


Corin Nemec (Mansquito, SS Doomtrooper) co-stars alongside Carpenter as TV ghost hunters that enter a reportedly haunted house that may prove to be the death of them.

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No One Here Gets Out Alive.




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Release Date:

16 January 2010 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Casa de Ossos See more »

Filming Locations:

Crowley, Louisiana, USA See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital



Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Did You Know?


Both Charisma Carpenter and Corin Nemec appeared on "Supernatural". See more »


When Simon takes out the piece of glass from Sara's mouth he cuts himself and he has blood on his fingers. After he removes the glass the blood from his first and second finger vanishes. See more »


References Extreme Makeover: Home Edition (2003) See more »

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baby's first horror movie
12 August 2018 | by phenomynoussSee all my reviews

To be as fair as possible, this is not even close to the worst horror movie I have ever seen. But it is done with such a complete and total lack of any sort of spirit or élan that it just doesn't deserve anything other than the lowest possible score.

the acting is bad, but not so laughably bad that it becomes fun to mock and deride. some of the actors are clearly doing their best and you can't be mad or derisive at them for it. they're at least putting in effort where it seems absolutely no one else is.

and indeed, "no effort" would probably be a better theme for this film and title for this review. this film looks and feels like it was written, produced, and directed by someone who has seen exactly 4 movies in their entire life, and 3 of them were about haunted houses.

The ghost hunting stuff is tepidly skimmed upon; we're just supposed to expect and take for granted that they have all this supposed ghost hunting equipment and that it means "spooky ghosts" whenever it makes noise. there's no attempt to even condescend to the audience in explaining one or two of the devices.

the music is nonstop all throughout of some of the most generic, nondescript horror movie background music likely taken from an archive and put together out of some misguided belief that every single scene needs overbearing and blatantly obvious music cues as though this were a silent movie musical. it gets to a point where it's so obnoxiously overdone as to come across as amateurish as a children's horror show episode too cheap to be Goosebumps.

further driving home the "knock-off children's horror show" mood is the actor playing Quentin, the host of the ghost hunting show who doesn't actually interact with the cast much and acts like what a child might imagine an A-list celebrity talks and acts like. They are a one-dimensional character straight out of Power Rangers, but with no comic relief to justify their existence here.

virtually everything else about the film is so boring, generic, and formulaic as to not even warrant attention paid to it. the CG effects are bad and put center-stage so we can clearly see and admire how terrible they are, rather than used sparingly and quickly to enhance a scene. the camera work is flatly "there", as though they set up a camera, turned it on, and that's it. the lighting is as wide open and brightly lit as a sitcom, completely detracting from the mood of a horror movie, and the dialogue is too terrible to be of note, and yet somehow not bad enough to be laughable.

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