The Other
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This crime thriller with occult overtones puts a spine-tingling twist on the Jungian psychological notion of "the shadow." In the '30s, Holland and Niles Perry are 10-year-old twins growing up on an idyllic farm in the Connecticut countryside. Niles is a wholesome, outgoing lad, loved by the whole family. Holland's brooding mischief causes untold trouble. Eventually, the Perry family experiences a series of tragic accidents which may not be accidents. Unraveling the circumstances of these tragedies is a fascinating and subtle business. This film was adapted by Tom Tryon from… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 88%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Here's that rare movie that equals its source material."
‑ Matt Brunson, Creative Loafing
"The diabolical story has its eerie moments, but skirts close to becoming too ridiculous to fathom."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"The Other is a competent flick that will prove to be a lot freakier for film fans with active imaginations."
‑ John A. Nesbit, Old School Reviews
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