- 99 min
- Directed by: Eduardo Sanchez
- Written by: Eduardo Sanchez, Jamie Nash
- Cast: Gretchen Lodge, Jonny Lewis, Ken Arnold
- UK release: 29 June 2012
- Website: www.lovelymolly.com
Newlywed Molly (Lodge) moves into her abandoned family home but is soon plagued by memories of her disturbing childhood. The performances are good but the end result is a film with numerous shocking and scary moments that don’t quite add up to a satisfying narrative.
This film is not currently showing in cinemas.
Eduardo Sánchez, co-director of The Blair Witch Project, returns with a persuasive bid to re-conquer his place at the forefront of filmic terror. Two newlyweds move into the wife’s long-uninhabited family home in the countryside. With her truck-driver husband away for days on the road, the wife is left alone to face escalating assaults from a mysterious force. Her predicament is not helped by the fact she’s an ex-junkie with father issues …
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Lovely Molly25 Jun 2012
New horror from the Blair Witch director has brilliant atmosphere but a slender plot
Having one game-changing mega-hit can of course trouble a director’s career as much as aiding it, and Eduardo Sánchez isn’t pretending that he’s not still haunted by 1999’s The Blair Witch Project. Lovely Molly commences with a shot of a young woman…
The trailer for Lovely Molly, the new film from Blair Witch director Eduardo Sánchez3 Apr 2012
More close-up crying from the found footage pioneer
Since pretty much inventing the found footage horror genre with The Blair Witch Project back in 1999, Eduardo Sánchez has been keeping kind of a low profile, with only a couple of (poorly-received) horrors to his name. The trailer for his newest…
YouTube: Lovely Molly Trailer
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