Amaurosis (The Unseen) Reviews

June 4, 2019
For at least half of it, it was a genuinely eerie, uncanny film...very flawed, but for the things it gets right, worth a look.
May 17, 2019
So while the "Wait Until Dark"-like suspense of the film's climax feels a little rote, that's OK, because the foggy depiction of a troubled marriage is plenty disturbing.
December 20, 2017
Like a lot of paranoid suspense films, The Unseen works best when its menace is indeed unseen.
December 17, 2017
The film lurches into conventional horror-thriller territory as it progresses, though there are interesting moments ...
December 17, 2017
A drama of upper-middle-class menace that can't quite bring itself to be a full-on slasher movie, this has a few too many clichés but offers some creepiness and decent performances.
December 15, 2017
What The Unseen lacks is Roeg's economy... The performances are all good though, and the sterile modernity of both the Shields' and Paul's respective domiciles suits these peculiarly alienated people who, unseen, haunt each other's homes.
December 15, 2017
A committed central performance from Jasmine Hyde can't quite save this half-baked thriller that matches jarring tonal leaps and narrative ineptitude with unfortunate echoes of superior films.
December 14, 2017
Due to issues with pacing and control of the narrative, it doesn't quite come together, and the necessary chill isn't properly refrigerated.