The Shrine
The Shrine (2010)

After a young American backpacker goes missing in Europe, a group of journalists link his disappearance to a remote village in Poland. They travel there hoping to get the story, but as they unravel the secrets behind this mysterious… More

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Rated: Unrated
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DVD Release Date: May 7, 2012
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Anton Bitel
Eye for Film

The Shrine is horror just going through the motions - dull and perfunctory, with nowhere near enough polish to match its broken Polish.

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The Shrine builds and builds and builds, until it finally shows just what it is made of.

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Scott Weinberg

Even with its familiar trappings and some occasional bumps in the road, The Shrine is an enjoyable little throwback.

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Heather Wixson
Dread Central

The Shrine is an incredibly tense and entertaining cinematic experience that should keep horror fans guessing until the very end and further proves that Knautz is a filmmaking force to be reckoned with.

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Cynthia S.
I am sick and tired of badly made horror films lately. This used to be one of my favorite genres, but good horror flicks are far and few between anymore. This… More
Jesse Ortega
Not a half bad movie all things considered. It certainly starts out slowly enough, much like a lot of horror movies, but it honestly progresses at a nice pace.… More
Japes .
The story is completely unoriginal and the writing could definitely use some work. The plot is so forced and the characters make awful decisions and the girl… More
Todd Smith
We see it over and over again with Horror, a film with a decent storyline, starts out great, and quickly descends into a pointless mess of blood and guts. The… More
MisterYoda ?
2 and a half stars
Ryan Marshall
*1/2 out of **** Jon Knautz has finally followed up "Jack Brooks: Monster Slayer" - unseen by me - with his sophomore effort, a horror mystery film… More