When the Lights Went Out
A malevolent spirit attacks a family in Yorkshire during the 1974 blackout. The parents then seek out the assistance of a paranormal specialist and a local priest, who performs an exorcism that eventually halts the hauntings.
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Critics Of "When the Lights Went Out"
September 09, 2012 Aesthetically authentic and frightening in parts. Unfortunately, it doesn't seem all that different to what has come before it.Read in Source
September 19, 2012 Nothing particularly surprising or exciting happens, and the straightness with which the subject is treated eventually means everything seizes up.Read in Source
September 12, 2012 [Draws] upon the effective, low-fi scares of Ghostwatch or The Stone Tapes for well-sustained tension.Read in Source
September 12, 2012 This British scary movie is preposterous and cheesy, if occasionally oddly enjoyable.Read in Source
August 28, 2012 Besides a couple of decent low-key jolts, hearsay and heroic art direction alone don't add up to t'Exorcist.Read in Source
Eye for Film
September 14, 2012 Despite the fact that the scariest thing about this Yorkshire-brewed ghost story are the 70s fashions (avocado kitchen and rum and pep, anyone?), there is something quite charming about the creakiness of it all.Read in Source
September 11, 2012 A film that not even the formidable Gary Lewis can save is a scary thing indeed.Read in Source
Daily Telegraph (UK)
September 13, 2012 Director Pat Holden delivers a few effective shocks but overcooks the climax.Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
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