Lovely Molly
Lovely Molly (2012)

When newlywed Molly Reynolds returns to her long-abandoned family home, reminders of a nightmarish childhood begin seeping into her new life. A malevolent force, whether her own haunted past or some supernatural 'thing,' tirelessly… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: August 28, 2012
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41%
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33%



Critic Score: 41% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Moira MacDonald
Seattle Times

If the people in it behaved in a logical way, then there wouldn't be a movie.

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Bruce Demara
Toronto Star

Sanchez ratchets up the tension incrementally - things heard and not quite seen - creating a mood of unease that graduates in stages into full-blown horror.

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Steve Newton
Georgia Straight

I don't think I've ever been so bummed out by a horror flick as I was by writer-director Eduardo Sánchez's Lovely Molly. And I've seen every single Friday the 13th.

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Nigel Floyd
Time Out

[Its] cynical hedging of its psychological/supernatural bets seems mostly designed to breed sequels.

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Stephen Whitty
Newark Star-Ledger

Sanchez ... is not making his debut here, and after more than a decade he should be willing to do something besides jerking the camera around and making noises offscreen.

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Jason Solomons
Observer [UK]

Silly Molly.

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Adam Litovitz
Globe and Mail

Some of the shock effects in Lovely Molly are successfully disorienting, but too many of its ideas are reductive and histrionic, such as those concerning the male victimization of women, vengeance and mental illness.

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Jeannette Catsoulis
New York Times

Generating suspense without blowing the special-effects budget, Mr. Sanchez paints an intimate portrait of a tormented personality.

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Graham Young
Birmingham Mail

Gretchen Lodge constantly rises above the film and the material. She alone provides good reasons why younger film-goers who are inexperienced in this type of horror might well find it gripping, shocking and enjoyably nasty.

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Flixster Audience Score: 33% Flixster User Reviews
Shawn Montague
I liked it, Mysteriously Twisted, Insane and kinky.
Ryan Marshall
*** out of **** The secret to enjoying at least 75% of the smaller, independent horror films released today lies in the ability to suspend disbelief and… More
Francisco Godinho
I didn't had any expectations for this one thanks to the amount of bad press this has been having but I've always followed Eduardo Sanchez movies with… More