Sinister (2012) Movie


  • Release Dates
  • In Theaters: October 05, 2012
  • Netflix: January 16, 2017
81% Like of 160 Total Votes

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Starring Ethan Hawke, Vincent D'Onofrio, Vincent Hogarth, Chester the Chihuahua
Directed by Scott Derrickson
160 votes, 4 / 5 avg. rating (80% score) Sinister stars Ethan Hawk as a struggling true crime novelist who moves his family into a house where a horrific murder took place. The entire family was murdered. Eventually he finds a box full of old home videos from the previous owners. On the tapes are the brutal murders of numerous families. During his investigation he soon learns that the family may in fact be the victims of an ancient evil demon that may soon claim his own family.
Sinister is directed by Scott Derrickson and stars Ethan Hawke , Vincent D"Onofrio , James Ransone.


Washed-up true-crime writer Ellison Oswalt finds a box of super 8 home movies that suggest the murder he is currently researching is the work of a serial killer whose work dates back to the 1960s.
Cast: Ethan Hawke, Vincent D'Onofrio, Vincent Hogarth, Chester the Chihuahua, James Ransone, Nicholas King, Juliet Rylance, Fred Dalton Thompson, Michael Hall D'Addario, Clare Foley, Rob Riley, Janet Zappala, Victoria Leigh, Danielle Kotch, Lorraine Aceves, Rachel Konstantin, Tavis Smiley, Cameron Ocasio, Ethan Haberfield, Blake Mizrahi
Directors: Scott Derrickson
Genres: Horror, Thriller, Mystery
AKA(s): Found Footage, Untitled Scott Derrickson Project
Year: 2012
Runtime: 110 /
MPAA Rating: R
Awards: 5
Nominations: 11
Writers: Scott Derrickson, C. Robert Cargill
Producers: Jason Blum, Jeanette Brill, Bailey Conway, Scott Derrickson, Gerard DiNardi, Brian Kavanaugh-Jones, Charles Layton, Jessica Malanaphy, Rick Osako
Musicians: Christopher Young
Cinematographers: Chris Norr
Editors: Fr?d?ric Thoraval

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