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The Unborn

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Peter Iovino

The Unborn

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG-13
Wide Release Date:
01/09/09
performer:
Gary Oldman, Odette Yustman, Cam Gigandet, Megan Good
director:
David S. Goyer
distributor:
Rogue Pictures
author:
David S. Goyer
genre:
Horror

We gave it a B-

The Unborn, written and directed by Dark Knight coscribe David S. Goyer, comes across like a Jewish Exorcist. Odette Yustman (Cloverfield) plays a ? woman who’s apparently haunted by the ghost of her twin who died while still in the womb. Gary Oldman is the rabbi whose aid she seeks. And a dog with an upside-down head is…well, actually, the unfortunate pooch’s role is unclear. Indeed, Goyer has penned many scripts superior to this one (he co-wrote cult gem Dark City), but he does make sure you’re never far away from a big “Boo!” B?