Audrey Rose
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Audrey Rose is a "thinking man's" horror film, which in a way is unfortunate, since it tended to be ignored amidst the many spell-it-all-out scarefests of the late '70s. Marsha Mason and John Beck play Janice and Bill Templeton, a happily married couple, the parents of well-adjusted preteen Ivy (Susan Swift). Their family security is disrupted by the arrival of a mysterious stranger, Elliot Hoover (Anthony Hopkins). At first mistaken for a potential child molester, Hoover explains that his obsessive interest in young Ivy is actually paternal. It is Hoover's contention… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 56%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"An old-fashioned thriller."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"Conveys a sense of despair I haven't discovered in most other horror films"
‑ Shane Burridge, rec.arts.movies.reviews
"A possession thriller...that replaces Christian claptrap for Hindi hokum."
‑ Nick Schager, Lessons of Darkness
"Fairly creepy "haunted kid" flick."
‑ Scott Weinberg, eFilmCritic.com
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