• The Unborn (2009)

The Unborn

Release Date: January 9th, 2009

DVD Release Date: July 7th, 2009

PG-13 |1 hr 28 min

Plot Summary

Plagued by nightmares and visitations from tortured ghosts, Casey Beldon (Odette Yustman) turns to a spiritual adviser named Sendak (Gary Oldman) for help. They discover a family curse that dates back to Nazi Germany: an evil spirit that can take over the body of anyone and is getting stronger with each possession, as it tries to gain full entrance to this world.

Cast: Odette Annable, Gary Oldman, Cam Gigandet, Meagan Good, Idris Elba, Jane Alexander, Atticus Shaffer, James Remar

Director: David S. Goyer

Genres: Thriller , Horror

Production Co: Platinum Dunes, Phantom Four

Distributors: Universal Pictures, Rogue Pictures

Keywords: Dark, Hospital, House, 2000s, Rescue, Suspenseful, Best friend, Mystery

Ratings & Reviews

  • 63
    Kyle SmithNew York Post

    I enjoyed the visual effects used to create some hellish creatures and the amusing nods to "The Exorcist" - cranial rotation, even a spooky staircase. But the movie slips in the last act. show more

  • 30
    Kirk HoneycuttThe Hollywood Reporter

    What finally undoes the struggle to maintain suspense is Goyer's dialogue, which is consistently hokey. show more

  • 63
    TV Guide Magazine

    What more could a horror fan ask for than a spook-fest that feels pure in its intentions while taking full advantage of every opportunity to scare us silly? show more

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