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Emelie [DVD] [2015]

  • SKU: 30768058
  • Release Date: 05/03/2016
  • Rating: NR
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    Overview

    Ratings & Reviews


    Overall Customer Rating:
    77% of customers would recommend this product to a friend (23 out of 30)

    Special Features


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    Synopsis


    Emelie
    When their regular babysitter can't make it, two suburban parents hire her friend "Anna" (Sarah Bolger) to look after their three children while they enjoy a night out. But when Anna's behavior becomes increasingly unhinged, eldest sibling Jacob (Joshua Rush) grows suspicious and discovers that she's actually an imposter named Emelie who has sinister designs on the family's youngest child. Directed by Michael Thelin, Emelie made its world premiere at the 2015 Tribeca Film Festival. ~ Jack Rodgers, Rovi

    Cast & Crew


    • Sarah Bolger
      Sarah Bolger - Emelie
    • Joshua Rush
      Joshua Rush - Jacob
    • Susan Pourfar
      Susan Pourfar - Joyce Thompson
    • Image coming soon
      Robert Bozek - Skinny Man
    • Chris Beetem
      Chris Beetem - Dan



    Customer rating

    Rating 3.7 out of 5 stars with 30 reviews

    77%
    would recommend to a friend
    • Rating: 4 out of 5 stars

      Fun but not perfect.

      Posted
      ianisalways
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      The acting across the board was perfectly cast. The kids did an amazing job. The film looked good. The premise is awesome. Story wise, it's slow going.. and i love slow burns when it comes to stories. It just treads in the same spot and takes a while to get to the payoff, which i really thought was the best part of the movie. Definitely puts you in an uneasy space, and keeps you there after the movie's over.

      I would recommend this to a friend

    • Rating: 4 out of 5 stars

      Great Movie

      Posted
      enzso
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      This movie was a little slow going but I think it added to the anticipation of what is this crazy baby sitter going to do next. It was surprisingly well acted and defiantly made me very uncomfortable with a few jump scares...its a good monday night, im all by myself and wanna watch something creepy horror/thriller movie. Watch this if you have kids and dont use a service for babysitters

      I would recommend this to a friend

    • Rating: 4 out of 5 stars

      Disturbing Take on Crazy Babysitter Subgenre

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      Vmerc
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      I usually am bored by the newer crazy babysitter films. They usually feel like Lifetime Original Movies and most times they are. This movie had a real disturbing dark feeling about it. It had a sense of realism that made it more effective. These films usually rely on outlandish melodrama. The lead was excellent and conveyed a real sense of a damaged mentally ill woman.

      I would recommend this to a friend

    • Rating: 3 out of 5 stars

      Babysitting at it's worst

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      K177y
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      this is an ok horror film. After reading the reviews I expected it to be more disturbing and twisted. speaking of twists...the "twist" wasn't very shocking at all. It's been done before...and it's been done better. Worth a watch. The main actress and the child actors are great, the material is just very "typical horror".

      No, I would not recommend this to a friend

    • Rating: 4 out of 5 stars

      Adventures In (Bad) Babysitting

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      someguy
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      This is a study in tension and suspense instead of outright horror. It builds and builds, a couple of real uncomfortable moments, especially the "VHS" scene, great acting and fairly original script. I was a little let down by the climax but liked the ambiguous ending.

      I would recommend this to a friend

    • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

      Babysitter gone crazy

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      Sefe
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      I wasn't expecting much from this movie. I did read the reviews prior to purchase. Reviews were solid on this film. Went to best buy saw a great price to it grabbed it and enjoyed the movie. It will make you think twice before hiring a babysitter!

      I would recommend this to a friend

    • Rating: 3 out of 5 stars

      Average

      Posted
      subtlehustle
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      Emelie is not a bad watch. I did like the fact that there was more to her than just being crazy for the sake of being crazy. Unfortunately there isn't much that separates this film from all of the others.

      No, I would not recommend this to a friend

    • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

      Nice thriller movie

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      SoopaV79
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      This is one of the movies I was waiting to see. I heard so many great reviews on it. I was not disappointed when I saw the movie. It's a great thriller movie with a shocking ending.

      I would recommend this to a friend



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