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Ghosting (2016)

Not Rated | | Horror, Mystery, Thriller | 4 October 2016 (USA)
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The son of a schizophrenic mother and abusive father must unravel the mystery of his frightening visions before he succumbs to madness.
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Credited cast:
Michael Mowen Michael Mowen ... Matt Duncan
Elizabeth Wyld Elizabeth Wyld ... Charlie Reid
Bex Etter Bex Etter ... Lindsay Hoult
Paul Fahrenkopf ... Robert Stoltz
Ralph Mauriello ... Mr. Vitteli
Khawaja Aziz Khawaja Aziz ... Prof. Leto
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Michael Baker Michael Baker ... Mr. Hoult
Renee Borromeo Renee Borromeo ... Mrs. Hoult
Tiffany Kemp Tiffany Kemp ... Susan
Jim Krut Jim Krut ... Pastor Adkins
Michael Mann Michael Mann ... Shopkeeper
Hillary Mazer Hillary Mazer ... Mrs. Emelia Jackson
Evan Nelson Evan Nelson ... Orderly
Stephanie O'Brien Stephanie O'Brien ... Alice Duncan
Allison Petrillo Allison Petrillo ... Florist
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One day, while working at a small film processing business to help pay for school, Matt, the son of an alcoholic father and a schizophrenic mother, begins to see the image of a mysterious man in photographs taken by different people in small towns all over the country. When he learns that no one else can see the man, he fears he may have inherited his mother's schizophrenia and sets out to reclaim his sanity by unraveling the supernatural mystery, but instead of leading him out of darkness, his quest takes him into a black labyrinth of true evil. Written by anonymous

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If you can see him, it's already too late.


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Not Rated

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The film was made as part of the second Mont Alto Film Project, a two-year practicum originating on the Penn State Mont Alto campus. Most of the crew was made up of Penn State Alumni and students from several Penn State campuses. See more »

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If I Cross
Written by Mike Hutchens
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Ghosting: What a shame!
9 June 2018 | by PlatypuschowSee all my reviews

Ghosting within the first quarter of an hour had my attention, I was fascinated and I thought maybe just maybe this independent little mystery title could be something special.

It tells the story of a young man whose mothers mental health has driven her into an asylum and he fears he might be going the same way. He keeps seeing the same mysterious man in various photos but nobody else can!

The premise is great, the investigation and character development is solid and it all looks great enroute to the highly dissapointing finale. Sadly it just doesn't build to a decent payoff, in fact it barely has any kind of payoff at all.

This is yet another movie where a writer had a good idea but simply couldn't deliver an ending worthy of it.

Despite the finale the movie isn't entirely terrible, it's just like reading a Tolkein book where the final page was written by a 3yr old.

The Good:

Great concept

Very well made

The Bad:

The photo "Revelation" is beyond stupid

Finale kills the whole film

Things I Learnt From This Movie:

When looking for a missing friend the first place you should check is a sealed up cardboard box


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Language:

English

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4 October 2016 (USA) See more »

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Pennsylvania, USA See more »

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