The Amityville Horror (Movie - 2005) A remake that's faithful to the spirit of that supernaturally dull 1979 boofest. Nothing gets in the way of the rote staging, the feeling that… The Amityville Horror (Movie - 2005) A remake that's faithful to the spirit of that supernaturally dull 1979 boofest. Nothing gets in the way of the rote staging, the feeling that… 2005-04-15 R PT89M Horror Melissa George Ryan Reynolds Jesse James Rachel Nichols MGM
Movie Review

The Amityville Horror (2005)

MPAA Rating: R
EW's GRADE
C-

Details Release Date: Apr 15, 2005; Rated: R; Length: 89 Minutes; Genre: Horror; With: Melissa George and Ryan Reynolds; Distributor: MGM

A remake that's faithful to the spirit of that supernaturally dull 1979 boofest. Nothing gets in the way of the rote staging, the feeling that you've been in these rooms, and yawned at these ghosts, once too often.

Originally posted May 09, 2005 Published in issue #819 May 13, 2005 Order article reprints