|release date||March 26 2010|
|starring||Ciarán Hinds, Aidan Quinn, Iben Hjejle, Jim Norton, Eanna Hardwicke, Hannah Lynch|
SynopsisIn a seaside Irish town, a widower sparks with a visiting horror novelist while he also begins to believe he is seeing ghosts.
Unlike certain other recent “romantic horror” films (this even shares the title with one’s upcoming sequel) Conor McPherson’s The Eclipse takes time to develop its characters, which not only makes the story far more interesting, but also allows for the scares (which, to be fair, are fairly limited – more on that later) to really work; I must admit I got jolted twice, whereas I’m usually amazed if they can get me once. …Read More