The Sentinel
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In the wake of such Satanic-themed thrillers as Rosemary's Baby, The Exorcist and The Omen comes The Sentinel. When New York fashion model (Cristina Raines) splits with her fiance (Chris Sarandon) and moves into an old brownstone, she soon discovers she has more than she bargained for in the lease. As luck would have it, a mysterious blind priest (John Carradine) who lives upstairs happens to be guarding the doorway to Hell, and she has been chosen as his replacement. Incidentally, when the door is finally opened, out spills an assortment of deformed humans whom director Michael Winner… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 55%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Atmosfera sufocante e um elenco grandioso."
‑ Pablo Villaca, Cinema em Cena
"...satisfies much like French fries, without asking too much of the kitchen but irresistible in the context %u2013 and notable if it were to disappoint. Here, it's the full big Mac package."
‑ Urban Cinefile Critics, Urban Cinefile
"How any self-respecting horror film fan can not like a movie that works on the premise that the entrance to hell is in a Brooklyn apartment building is beyond me."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
"The cast is certainly impressive, but in every other respect this horror in the vein of Rosemary's Baby and The Exorcist is a second-rate piece of tut."
‑ Ian Berriman, SFX Magazine
"Dead people who throw cat birthday parties. Gotta love it!"
‑ Staci Layne Wilson,
"way too predictable"
‑ Stefan Birgir Stefansson,
"One of the best horror films of the 70's. An intriguing story and disturbing imagery make this one stick out in the psyche."
‑ Brian Mckay,
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