The Possession

The Possession

DVD - 2013
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Clyde and Stephanie Brenek see little cause for alarm when their youngest daughter Em becomes oddly obsessed with an antique wooden box she purchased at a yard sale. But as Em's behavior becomes increasingly erratic, the couple fears the presence of a malevolent force in their midst, only to discover that the box was built to contain a Dibbuk, a dislocated spirit that inhabits and ultimately devours its human host.

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BookReviewer2015 Oct 07, 2016

A very spooky horror movie. Also interestingly enough a family drama-suspense as Jeffrey Dean Morgan's character pulls out all stops to save his daughter.

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soccerkid89
Apr 26, 2016

This movie was epic. I really enjoyed it

Quimeras May 03, 2015

Good movie. Do not skip the Special Features of the DVD where they talk about the actual box.

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Monolith
Mar 08, 2015

Meh. Not bad.

nycounsel Oct 02, 2014

a decent by-the-numbers possession movie. Some of the relationship between husband & wife wasn't that believable, but otherwise I found it was solid, entertaining and not all that scary.

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ItsJustAmy
Sep 06, 2014

I enjoyed this much more than I expected based on the reviews. It's not going to reinvent the genre, but it's a solid enough movie. Jeffrey Dean Morgan is terrific.

aaa5756 Jul 23, 2014

This DVD movie was entertaining and interesting but not one of my favorite for this year. Not too bad---good performance. Very predictable but still entertaining. I fast forwarded a lot but not all the way.

bears1985 Jul 18, 2014

Wasn't bad not to scary more real creepy but defiantly worth a watch

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Libraryman1_0
May 21, 2014

One of the better "possession" films out there and has it's moments. Like many horror films these days, it relies on the true and tried "jump scare" formula to garner it's audience. Still from what I saw, it's well acted and worth a look.

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jazeebelle
Apr 10, 2014

I liked this movie. I had seen another movie ("Kill Katie Malone") based on the same story about a month earlier, told from the college kid who bought the box on ebay. This one was far better and if you really want to install some fear, watch the special features, THAT is far scarier than most "horror movies" nowadays.

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MrDrProfessorPatrick Jan 28, 2013

MrDrProfessorPatrick thinks this title is suitable for 13 years and over

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aaa5756 Jul 23, 2014

“The truth is incontrovertible. Malice may attack it, ignorance may deride it, but in the end, there it is.” -Winston Churchill

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