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Banshee Chapter (2013)

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Journalist Anne Roland explores the disturbing links behind her friend's sudden disappearance, an ominous government research chemical, and a disturbing radio broadcast of unknown origin.

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Blair Erickson

Writers:

Blair Erickson, Daniel J. Healy (story)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Katia Winter ... Anne Roland
Ted Levine ... Thomas Blackburn
Michael McMillian ... James Hirsch
Corey Moosa ... Patient 11
Monique Candelaria ... Patient 14
Jenny Gabrielle ... Callie
Vivian Nesbitt ... Olivia Kmiec
Chad Brummett Chad Brummett ... Dr. Kessel
William Sterchi ... Henry Cale
Alex Gianopoulos Alex Gianopoulos ... Renny Seegan
J.D. Garfield J.D. Garfield ... Elderly Doctor
Kevin Wiggins ... Black Rock County Sheriff
Cyd Schulte ... Laura Henrik (credit only)
Tone Forrest Tone Forrest ... MK-Ultra Survivor
Maud de Proost Maud de Proost ... Pool Guest
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Storyline

BANSHEE CHAPTER follows investigative journalist, ANNA, researching a missing friend who ingested an undocumented research chemical once tested on civilians by CIA MK-Ultra experiments. The labyrinthine trail of evidence leads her into the disturbing world of black ops chemical tests, unexplained radio transmissions and disfigured entities in the blackness of night. Anna will do anything to uncover what lies behind her friend's disappearance but to her horror the entities are coming after her. Suspense-thriller based on true events shot in stereoscopic 3D staring Katia Winter and Ted Levine Written by Anonymous

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The experiments are over, the terror has just begun... See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for some violence/disturbing images, drug use, language and brief nudity | See all certifications »

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Country:

Germany | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 December 2013 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Banshee See more »

Filming Locations:

Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA

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Budget:

$950,000 (estimated)
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Version of From Beyond (1986) See more »

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I've Got You Apocalypse
Written by Mark Grayson Lenover
Performed by Mark Lenover
Published by Tropnevada LLC (ASCAP)
Courtesy of Expressive Artists LLC
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An unexpected treat
22 June 2014 | by andymclennanSee all my reviews

I'd never heard of this film, (and only recognised two of the cast) but found it while channel hopping last night.

The blurb sounded promising so I thought I'd give it a go… and I was glad I did.

The film felt very "indie", a simple (if somewhat odd) idea nicely executed. Other reviews have described it as "Lovecraftian", and that description works well (there is even mention of Lovecraft at one point).

The mood is one of hidden lurking menace, never fully seen, only glimpsed. There were several excellent "jump out of your seat" scares, but even those were tastefully done. The acting is low key and the roles well cast.

I'm not going to say much more as I'd love people to discover this underrated little gem for themselves.


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