Haunted Castle
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Some musicians would sell their soul for a shot at stardom, but one aspiring teenage rock star isn't so sure it's a good idea in this computer-animated chiller. Johnny (voice of Jasper Steverlinck) is the son of a famous rock singer (voice of Kyoko Baertsoen) who turned him over to others to raise when he was only three years old. After his mother's death, Johnny inherits her mansion, and as he explores the spooky old house in hopes of learning more about his absent mother, Johnny discovers an unexpected visitor -- a demon named Mephisto (voice of Harry Shearer). Mephisto informs… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 25%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"[Murnau] creates great dramatic tension and an ominous mood in the stillness of his compositions and the lugubrious movement of his actors."
‑ Sean Axmaker, Parallax View
"Thrilling special effect gimmicks lose their luster, and Haunted Castle makes no real effort at suspenseful or artful storytelling."
‑ Herb Lash, Big Movie Zone
"Maybe if they had concentrated on the temporal pleasures Johnny would gain from the bargain rather than the eternal torment part, he might have been more likely to sign."
‑ Philip Martin, Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
""Haunted Castle" is a virtual "Haunted House." Something you might pay three to ten bucks to check out in the neighborhood, but with less creepy ghouls."
‑ Ross Anthony, Hollywood Report Card
"If I were the boss of IMAX, I'd be more concerned with the film's overall failure degrading the brand than anything else."
‑ Steve Newton, Georgia Straight
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