Ten years ago, true crime writer Ellison Oswald made his reputation with a best-selling account of a notorious murder. Now, desperate to replicate success of his first book, he moves his family into a home where the previous occupants were brutally executed and a child disappeared, hoping to find inspiration in the crime scene. In the home, Ellison discovers a cache of terrifying home movies, unwittingly opening the door into a nightmarish mystery.
As each night progresses, and Ellison feels closer to solving the mystery -he begins to see a strange figure hidden in the films, a figure watching the horror unfold on the screen. Soon that same figure begins to appear outside of the film in real life and it becomes apparent that some mysteries arc better left unsolved.
Russian title: «Синистер»
Director: Scott Derrickson
Actors: Ethan Hawke, Juliet Rylance, James Ransone etc.
Country: USA, UK
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Time: 110 min