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Case 39

6 Ratings: 2.2
A 2009 horror movie directed by Christian Alvart.

      Case 39 is a 2009 horror thriller film directed by Christian Alvart and starring Renée Zellweger, Jodelle Ferland, and Ian McShane. The film was shot in Vancouver  in late 2006 and was released theatrically in the … see full wiki

Director: Christian Alvart
Genre: Horror
Release Date: 1 October 2010 (USA)
MPAA Rating: R
4 reviews about Case 39
review by . January 07, 2011
Renee Z plays a hard-working social worker with a heart of gold (is there any other kind in Hollywood?), whose equally nice best friend (Bradley Cooper) is trying to get her in the sack. Oh dear - we all know what that means for him in a horror movie. Her latest case - number 39 - is about two completely scary-as-shit parents with a seemingly regular little girl. Ian McShane struggles with an American accent throughout - really badly, which is weird since he doesn't even try for …
review by . March 17, 2011
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* out of ****     "Case 39" is a revolting, loud, excessively corny horror movie made nearly unwatchable due to how down-right insulting it is. It has a disrespectable attitude towards horror, thrillers, or whatever genre the damn thing falls under. It's not even bad enough to be good; it's just bad. And yes, that means that it's all bad. There's not a hint of joy, goodness, or inspiration to be found. It's unoriginal- as most horror movies are- but never embraces its clichés …
review by . October 10, 2010
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"Case 39" is a tired, meandering, ridiculous train wreck of a horror movie, a distinction I'm sure must have contributed to its delayed release. Shot way back in late 2006, it was originally scheduled to open on February 8, 2008 before quickly getting pushed back to February 22, then to August 22, then to April 10, 2009, then to January 1, 2010. After opening in Europe, Latin America, and most of the known world during the latter half of 2009 and into 2010, it has finally found its …
Quick Tip by . January 24, 2011
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A new favorite to add to my collection of crazy demon children movies! This movie was a trip from start to finish. It really has you thinking the entire time.
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