Hangman's Curse (2003)

Hangman's Curse


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A family of paranormalists investigates the strange goings-on at a high school still reeling over a student's very public suicide in this teen thriller. Hangman's Curse concerns the further exploits of the Veritas Group, a loose collective of people committed to researching supernatural mysteries. The group's members include the Springfield family -- parents Nate (David Keith) and Sarah (Mel Harris) and Elisha (Leighton Meester) and Elijah (Douglas Smith) -- whose current assignment takes them … More

Rating: PG-13 (for elements of violence/terror and for brief drug material)
Genre: Drama, Mystery & Suspense, Science Fiction & Fantasy
Directed By:
Written By: Kathy Mackel, Stan Foster
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On DVD: Mar 30, 2004
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as Nate Springfield

as Sarah Springfield

as Elisha Springfield

as Elijah Springfield

as Leonard Baynes

as Professor Algernon

as Norman Bloom

as Blake Hornsby

as Crystal Sparks
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Critic Reviews for Hangman's Curse

All Critics (7) | Top Critics (3)

Glacial pacing and a series of highly unlikely plot contrivances manage to obscure positive attributes and leave you feeling like you've just seen a rather mediocre TV movie-of- the-week.

Full Review… | September 11, 2003
Dallas Morning News
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We definitely could use more wholesome teenage flicks, but Hangman's Curse is just plain hokum -- not so much for the values it tries to convey, but the slipshod way it conveys them.

Full Review… | September 11, 2003
Chicago Tribune
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Full Review… | January 10, 2004
Chicago Reader
Top Critic

... [these] are Christian filmmakers stooping to use the same manipulative storytelling tactics that anti-Christian filmmakers often use to express their own bias.

Full Review… | September 19, 2007
Christianity Today

The film does keep viewers' attention, and has some shining scenes. But it might also leave readers wondering how a pretty good book ended up as a not-so-great movie.

Full Review… | September 25, 2006
Christianity Today

Unless you suspend all rationality, The Hangman's Curse makes little sense

Full Review… | March 16, 2004

Audience Reviews for Hangman's Curse


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