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R| 1 hr. 50 min.

Plot Summary
Blue-collar family man Tom Witzky (Kevin Bacon) scoffs at supernatural phenomena -- until he lets his wife's sister, Lisa (Illeana Douglas), put him into a hypnotic trance. Upon waking, Tom realizes he has a psychic connection with his son, Jake (Zachary David Cope). He also has alarming hallucinations of a missing teenage neighbor named Samantha (Jennifer Morrison). Tom, convinced his visions will lead him to the girl, begins a desperate search that puts him into a life-threatening situation.

Cast: Kevin Bacon , Kathryn Erbe , Illeana Douglas , Liza Weil , Kevin Dunn , Conor O'Farrell , Jennifer Morrison , Zachary David Cope

Director: David Koepp

Genres: Thriller

Distributor: Artisan Entertainment, Miramax Films

Stir of Echoes (1999)

Release Date: September 10th, 1999|1 hr. 50 min.

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critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 1 )
  • 60
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Compared with ("The Sixth Sense"), there's no contest. Stir of Echoes has been outrun and outclassed. show more

  • 100
    Bob Graham San Francisco Chronicle

    Stir of Echoes is much more down and dirty (than "The Sixth Sense"), and the thrills are more visceral. show more

  • 75
    Andy Seiler USA Today

    The economical, fast-paced style and creepy mood are reminiscent of "The Twilight Zone." show more

  • August 09, 2008 God's child
    Report This User

    Loved it. This film caught me by surprise. I think it's quite underrated.

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