The Dark
The Dark (2004)

A Welch abattoir is the setting for series of mysterious occurrences that befall a young family who are haunted by the angry ghost of a child who died there.

Rated: R
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Release Date: April 11, 2006
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Critic Score: 33% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

The clichés and plot devices are all so old hat, and the concept is so confusing and nonsensical...

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David Cornelius

The Dark is one of those rare horror films that actually improves as it moves forward.

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Matthew Turner

Enjoyable, well-acted thriller that's ultimately let down by a disappointing final reel. Impressive sheep-wrangling though.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...a creepy and often genuinely frightening piece of work.

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Harry Guerin
RTE Interactive (Dublin, Ireland)

Definitely nothing to be afraid of here.

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Pablo Villaca
Cinema em Cena

Escuridão é pior do que um filme ruim: é um filme ruim que se recusa a chegar ao fim.

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Flixster Audience Score: 31% Flixster User Reviews
Wahida K
Very nice and suspenful. Just my Piece of Cake.
Bruce Bruce
Not a Bad Film by far, I have seen a lot worst, Ending a little strange, I wouldn't pay a large sum of Money to see this movie, Netflix or a Pawn Shop,… More
Anthony Lawrie
Bit of a rip off really. A Welsh version of the Ring/ Dark Water. That said, the visuals and Maria Bello make it worth a watch. The child is annoying and quite… More
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The biggest problem with this film was that it was very dark. It wasn't overly scary or dark in subject matter considering it was set half in the world of… More
xGary Xx
A mysterious young girl who supposedly died 50 years previously appears at the same time another is feared drowned and her mother is convinced she is somehow… More
Luke Baldock
A chilling little horror film that contains shades of such classics as The Wicker Man, Don't Look Now, The Changeling etc. The film has a lot of emotion… More