The Canal Poster

Release Date: October 10th, 2014

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 32 min

Plot Summary
David and his family move into a period house by a canal, and dismiss rumors of the place being haunted. David starts having nightmarish visions when he suspects his wife is cheating, and he begins to descend into madness.

Cast: Rupert Evans, Antonia Campbell-Hughes, Hannah Hoekstra, Steve Oram, Kelly Byrne, Conor Horgan, Carl Shaaban, Sinead Watters

Director: Ivan Kavanagh

Genres: Thriller, Horror

Ratings & Reviews

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  • With a scare factor far greater than its modest dimensions initially seem to promise, The Canal is a polished indie psycho-thriller full of macabre twists and nerve-snapping tension. show more

  • Unlike David Lynch, Ivan Kavanagh isn't interested in catching ideas like fish, of linking the degradation of film to the degradation of consciousness. show more

  • A good-looking, sometimes completely terrifying haunted-house story. show more

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