|director||Elbert van Strien|
|writer||Elbert van Strien and Paulo van Vliet|
|starring||Barry Atsma, Hadewych Minis, Isabelle Stokkel, Bart Slegers|
SynopsisNine-year-old Lisa discovers her sinister new friend is the ghost of the dead twin of Lisa's mother. Lisa's father also begins to suspect his wife of hiding a terrible secret, resulting in deadly consequences...
Horror isn’t exactly a burgeoning genre in Belgium and if someone were to make a generalization about the country based on Two Eyes Staring, it would probably be that horror flicks in general must not make it to their shore often enough. It’s that lack of awareness that director Elbert van Strien must be hoping for; he understands some basic mechanics, like how good cinematography and an eerie score can build up mood, but the script – which he co-wrote Paulo van Vliet – constantly sabotages the on-screen tension by veering off into inconsequential territory that makes the film drag. …Read More