An archeology professor unearths a dangerous artifact, unwittingly releasing a creature that is able to kill with the power of its bone-splitting scream.

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Steven C. Miller
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Credited cast:
Lauren Holly ... Professor Isla Whelan
Lance Henriksen ... Broderick Duncan
Eric F. Adams ... Samuel Page
Marcelle Baer ... Shayla Whelan
Edrick Browne Edrick Browne ... Officer Sioux
Leanne Cochran Leanne Cochran ... Janie
Thomas C. Daniel Thomas C. Daniel ... Young Duncan
Kasey Emas ... School Girl
Todd Haberkorn ... Otto
Garrett Hines ... Kurtis
Don Lincoln Don Lincoln ... Detective
Kim Ormiston Kim Ormiston ... Woman in the Red Cape
Misty Ormiston Misty Ormiston ... Old Hag - Banshee
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Timothy Miller Timothy Miller ... Extra
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In 1188 A.D., in Limerick, Ireland, Templar Knights chase a creature through the woods and trap her head in a box. In the present day Professor Isla Whelan and her two assistants are researching and labeling historical artifacts in the basement of the university where she works and they find an Irish glove and map with the name Duncan. Isla's estranged daughter Shayla Whelan finds a hidden space behind a wall with a box with the severed head, but they believe that it belongs to deformed person or an animal. Out of the blue, the head screams and they all bleed through the ears. They learn soon that the head is from a Banshee and in accordance with the mythology they are doomed to die. Their only hope is to find the lunatic and discredited Professor Broderick Duncan, whose expertise is in the feminine spirit in Irish mythology. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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The last scream you hear will be your own. See more »

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Rated R for bloody horror violence and brief sexual content | See all certifications »

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Awful and Boring SyFy Production
21 June 2012 | by claudio_carvalhoSee all my reviews

In 1188 A.D., in Limerick City, Ireland, Templar Knights chase a creature through the woods and trap her head in a box.

In the present days Professor Isla Whelan (Lauren Holly) and her two assistants are researching and labeling historical artifacts in the basement of the university where she works and they find an Irish glove and map with the name Duncan. Isla's estranged daughter Shayla Whelan (Marcelle Baer) finds a hidden space behind a wall with a box with the severed head, but they believe that it belongs to deformed person or an animal. Out of the blue, the head screams and they all bleed through the ears. They learn soon that the head is from a Banshee and in accordance with the mythology they are doomed to die. Their only hope is to find the lunatic and discredited Professor Broderick Duncan (Lance Henriksen), whose expertise is in the feminine spirit in Irish mythology.

"Scream of the Banshee" is an awful and boring, but never scary, SyFy horror movie. The messy screenplay is lame, with poor characters development and explanation of the Banshee mythology. My vote is three.

Title (Brazil): "Gritos do Além" ("Screams from Beyond")


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Release Date:

26 March 2011 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA

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