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Camera Obscura (2017)



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A veteran war photographer with PTSD sees imminent deaths in his developed photos, questioning his already fragile sanity and putting the lives of those he loves in danger.

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Camera Obscura squanders its intriguing premise with a ham-fisted execution.

June 14, 2017 | Full Review…

None of this makes sense.

June 9, 2017 | Rating: 1/4 | Full Review…

Though born of an inventive idea, "Camera Obscura" comes out underdeveloped.

June 8, 2017 | Rating: C | Full Review…

Nothing if not an exhaustive compendium of fright-film motifs.

June 8, 2017 | Full Review…

"Camera Obscura" lurches between gory thriller sequences and dreary character development, and never develops any momentum.

June 8, 2017 | Full Review…

The implied conditional logic governing the camera's curse doesn't extend to the film's amateurish discontinuities ...

June 7, 2017 | Full Review…

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Maybe a PTSD tale hits too close to home for me to fully lose myself within, or maybe Camera Obscura is just straight up disappointing. Personally I lean toward the latter explanation.

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