Dread (2009)

Three college students producing a documentary on the true nature of fear are slowly drawn into a world of nightmares when one member of the group begins exploiting the phobias of his fellow participants in hopes of seeking salvation from… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Horror
Release Date: January 1, 2009
DVD Release Date: March 23, 2010
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Anton Bitel
Little White Lies

a twisted psychological thriller that combines the phobic focus of Fearless (1993), the discomfiting reflexivity of Peeping Tom (1960), and the abhorrent torments of Seed (2007).

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Edward Boxler
Completely missing the point of the Clive Barker short story, Dread occasionally shows moments of promise but the psychological elements are completely glossed… More
David Ladd
Dread is about a university student and philosophy major, Stephen, who meets a very peculiar student named Quaid. Quaid suggests to Stephen that he and himself… More
Cynthia S.
I seem to be a bit of a fan of After Dark Films...the Independent horror film company. They had a festival here in Chicago, and I attended several movies of… More
Steve K
A small surprise, the film was better acted than I anticipated and went for more prolonged atmosphere over outright scare tactics. Some gruesome moments, but… More
Unknown Hobo
I went into this film quite dubious of the cast but was pleasantly surprised by the acting capabilities and uniquely unsettling characteristics of most of the… More
Gimly M.
Kind of an entirely unique blend of Saw, Fight Club and Urban Legends: The Final Cut, I thought it unfortunate that Dread could only have worked in the… More