The Other
The Other (1972)

The atmospheric direction of Robert Mulligan and the first-rate writing of Tom Tryon (based on his own novel) place The Other at a notch above the seemingly endless parade of demonic horror films of the 1970s. The story takes place on a… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: May 23, 1972
DVD Release Date: September 5, 2006
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Critic Score: 88% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Matt Brunson
Creative Loafing

Here's that rare movie that equals its source material.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

The diabolical story has its eerie moments, but skirts close to becoming too ridiculous to fathom.

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John A. Nesbit
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The Other is a competent flick that will prove to be a lot freakier for film fans with active imaginations.

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Flixster Audience Score: 66% Flixster User Reviews
jay nixon
Incredibly eerie and disturbing.
Stella Dallas
a creepy gothic tale set in farm country of the 1930s, the film was the 'to kill a mockingbird' director's only foray into horror, putting an… More
Stephen M
Despite the fact that he scripted and co-produced it himself, evidently author Thomas Tryon was unhappy with the finished film version of his psychological… More
Alex roy
The Other is an intense Horror film, it generates real scares and makes you feel uneasy, considering That The Exorcist came out a year later, this film is… More
familiar stranger
You might want to check out this less-known (dated) thriller when you've something better to do. In the beginning, it felt a bit hard to tell Niles from… More
Aj V
A good creepy horror movie that keeps you guessing till the end. I really enjoyed it.