Haunter (2013)

Lisa Johnson is one day shy of her sixteenth birthday. And she will be forever. She and her family are dead and doomed to repeat that fateful last day before they were all killed in 1985. Only Lisa has "woken up" and realizes what… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: October 18, 2013
DVD Release Date: February 11, 2014
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Critic Score: 53% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Linda Barnard
Toronto Star

Inspiration seems to come from Groundhog Day, Beetlejuice and even The Shining.

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Simon Abrams

"Haunter" has a solid setup, but the further Natali and King coax you into their labyrinth, the harder it becomes to appreciate what initially made their film so promising.

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Scott Weinberg

A lovely homage to haunted house cinema -- and a very crafty ghost story in its own right.

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Annlee Ellingson
Los Angeles Times

"Haunter" offers a freaky, visceral experience - without a hint of gore.

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Sara Stewart
New York Post

The plot spirals into increasing fuzziness ...

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Charlotte O'Sullivan
London Evening Standard

It's hard to dislike a film that has so much fun with the idea that for isolated teens, every day is like Sunday.

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Rex Reed
New York Observer

A dull, confusing movie for which nobody bothered to provide a script.

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Nicolas Rapold
New York Times

Lifted by the sepulchral Stephen McHattie as Lisa's nemesis, the film's frazzled thought experiment becomes an adequate yarn.

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Dee Rudebeck

A good performance from Breslin keeps tension alive, but hope for a really scary and inventive fright dies screaming in the basement.

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Flixster Audience Score: 42% Flixster User Reviews
JY Skacto
Vincenzo Natali makes good use of "fog" in <i>Haunter</i>. That is both a positive and a negative.<p>The story has an interesting… More
Gimly M.
The plots of two different Supernatural episodes combined. Not as many Pokemon as there should have been.
Film Crazy
An uninspiring ghost story, Breslin does well with an uninteresting and un-suspenseful script.
Dann Michalski
Atmospheric and suspenseful, Haunter is an impressive supernatural thriller. A 15-year-old girl named Lisa starts to realize that she and her family are dead,… More
Kevin M. Williams
More like a film school project than a real release, you'll spend the first hour considering what film each sequence was stolen from, and the action is… More
Jesse Ortega
This film has a very interesting concept. I think the whole reverse haunting, where Lisa is actually the ghost and the person that's "haunting"… More