Silent House

Movie review by Jeffrey Anderson, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 18+

Horror movie has more style (and blood) than story.

R 2012 88 minutes

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 7 reviews

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 6 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 15+

Don’t waste your time

I don’t know what I expected from this film but it definitely wasn’t what I got! Was hoping for true horror and while it can be tense and creepy at times, it was a huge disappointment. The acting was horrible, you’d never know Elizabeth Olsen went on to star in the amazing Marvel universe, she’s absolutely pathetic here..overacts, not believable at all. I enjoy indie style of shooting but the shaky, low budge feeling of camerawork was annoying and nausea inducing. It was pretty obvious as to the sick, incestuous crimes as both the father and uncle immediately gave off rapey molester vibes. The ending was appropriate and not too shocking. An hr and a half of my life I won’t get back but you can avoid same loss and skip it!
age 16+

Lost back story?

The kinda hinted at back story was horrible and could have been done way better... slow like a turtle...

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