Needful Things (1993) Movie Review

Needful Things (1993)

1993 | R | Horror, Thriller, Drama, Fantasy, Crime

User Score: 64/100


A mysterious new shop opens in a small town which always seems to stock the deepest desires of each shopper, with a price far heavier than expected.

Welcome to Castle Rock, Maine, a lovely place to live if you don’t mind selling your soul! OscarĀ® nominees* Ed Harris (A Beautiful Mind) and Max Von Sydow (Minority Report) head an exceptional castincluding Bonnie Bedelia (Die Hard) and Amanda Plummer (Pulp Fiction)in this supernatural thriller that’s dark, haunting and a hell of a good scare (LosAngeles Magazine)! Sheriff Alan Pangborn (Harris) has a devil of a problem: Suddenly all the residents of his sleepy little town are dying’to kill each other. But at least business is still booming, especially at a new antique store. The store’s owner (Von Sydow) has something for everyone, and his prices are always reasonable: just one small favor oh, and, of course, eternal damnation! *Harris: Actor, The Hours (2002); Actor, Pollock (2000); Supporting Actor, The Truman Show (1998); Supporting Actor, Apollo 13 (1995). Von Sydow: Actor, Pelle the Conqueror (1988).

About Needful Things (1993)

Title: Needful Things
Year: 1993
Starring: Max von Sydow, Lochlyn Munro, Dee Jay Jackson, Don S. Davis, Duncan Fraser, Bill Croft, Ed Harris, Amanda Plummer, Campbell Lane, Frank C. Turner, Gillian Barber, Mike Chute, J.T. Walsh, William Morgan Sheppard, Robert Easton, Lisa Blount, Eric Schneider, Deborah Wakeham, Tamsin Kelsey, Gary Paller, Sarah Sawatsky, Mel Allen, Trevor Denman, K. Gin, Bonnie Bedelia, Ray McKinnon, Valri Bromfield, Shane Meier, Ann Warn Pegg
Director: Fraser Clarke Heston
Score: 1.5 / 5 stars
Avg. Rating: 3.15/5 stars from 11 users. Votes: 11.
Genre: Horror, Thriller, Drama, Fantasy, Crime
MPAA Rating: R

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