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"No one will ever separate us."
  • R
  • 2018
  • 1 hr 50 min
  • 6.7  (38,193)
  • 63

The movie Marrowbone from 2017 is a supernatural horror thriller that takes place in a secluded mansion in the countryside of America. The film focuses on the lives of Jack, Billy, Jane, and Sam Marrowbone, four siblings who have recently moved to their deceased mother's family estate following the death of their father. The movie begins with Jack, the eldest Marrowbone, negotiating with a lawyer over the transfer of the estate to the siblings’ names while keeping their mother’s death a secret. The siblings’ fear of life in foster care drives them to the secluded mansion where they start to rebuild their lives while hiding their true identities. Each sibling has a unique personality and character which make them complex and intriguing.

As the siblings settle into their new home, strange events start to occur, and they start to experience supernatural occurrences. The Marrowbone mansion is shrouded in mystery because it is said to be cursed by a witch from the Revolutionary War era. As the siblings begin to unravel the truth behind their mother's death and the secrets that haunt their family, they become aware that they might be in grave danger. The tension of the movie builds up as the siblings encounter mysterious happenings and ghosts.

The film is slow-paced initially but eventually picks up the speed and maintains a tense atmosphere until the end. The cinematography is excellent, and the atmosphere created in Marrowbone is atmospheric and spooky, emphasizing the isolation and vulnerability of the siblings. The music score mixes eerie tones to increase suspense and enhance the supernatural feel of the movie.

The movie is captivating because it creates more questions than answers, holding the audience captive in suspense. The audience gets to know each of the Marrowbone's backstories, and their individual stories intertwined elegantly with the central storyline. George MacKay's portrayal of Jack, the oldest of the siblings, is flawless as he convincingly portrays the struggles of being the eldest, providing for his siblings, and the burden of keeping secrets from everyone.

Anya Taylor-Joy’s portrayal of Allie is another highlight of the film. Allie, Jack's childhood friend, and love interest brings a welcome fresh perspective to the siblings’ scenario, adding a sense of normality, humanity, and love to the supernatural and mysterious setting.

Charlie Heaton’s portrayal of Billy, the second born in the Marrowbone family, leaves a lasting impression thanks to the character's subtle quirks, as he navigates loss and grief in his way.

The movie has several plot twists, and the dialogue is relevant without overpowering the movie's tone. The cinematography is exceptional, and the use of colors in the film is masterful. The different camera shots give a creative perspective and showcase the beauty of the outdoors and the eerie atmosphere of the Marrowbone mansion. The Director Sergio G. Sanchez does a great job of keeping the audience engaged without making the story predictable.

The movie Marrowbone is an engaging horror-thriller that has a good mix of slow-paced anticipation and engaging twist and turns. It is a classic supernatural horror tale that combines grief, loss, and supernatural aspects in a breathtaking way that keeps the audience guessing until the very end.

In conclusion, Marrowbone from 2017 is an excellent supernatural thriller that showcases an exceptional cast, fantastic cinematography, and a genuinely spooky and mysterious atmosphere. The film effectively conveys themes of grief, love, loss, and the supernatural world in a haunting and captivating way that keeps the audience guessing until the final scene. It is a must-watch for fans of horror and suspense.

Marrowbone is a 2018 thriller with a runtime of 1 hour and 50 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.7 and a MetaScore of 63.

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    6.7  (38,193)
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