|release date||September 6 2005|
|writer||Ulli Lommel, David Herschel and Suzanna Love|
|starring||Suzanna Love, Ron James, John Carradine, Nicholas Love, Raymond Boyden|
|tagline||The most terrifying nightmare of childhood is about to return!|
SynopsisThe film hit theaters in 1980: A young girl witnesses her brother murder a man through a reflection in a mirror. Twenty years later the mirror is shattered, freeing his evil spirit, which seeks revenge for his death.
Until I was assigned this film to review, I was completely unaware that the recent and much-maligned movie “Boogeyman”(2005) was a remake of an earlier film. But after seeing that earlier film, I have to say I still like the remake, for all its faults. This film, “The Boogeyman”, is quite plainly a mess. There were SO many blatant rip-offs of other popular horror movies of the time: “Halloween”, “The Amityville Horror” and “The Exorcist”, to name the most obvious. And the story made NO sense to me. …Read More