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Twixt (2012)

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A writer with a career in decline arrives in a small town as part of his book tour and gets caught up in a murder mystery involving a young girl. That night in a dream, he is approached by a mysterious young ghost named V. He's unsure of her connection to the murder in the town, but is grateful for the story being handed to him. Ultimately he is led to the truth of the story, surprised to find that the ending has more to do with his own life than he could ever have anticipated. -- (C) Official Site

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Cast

Val Kilmer
as Hall Baltimore
Bruce Dern
as Bobby LaGrange
Elle Fanning
as Virginia
Ben Chaplin
as Edgar Allan Poe
Anthony Fusco
as Pastor Allan Floyd
David Paymer
as Sam Malkin
Ryan Simpkins
as Carolyne
Tom Waits
as the narrator
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Critic Reviews for Twixt

All Critics (19) | Top Critics (6)

Sometimes it's fascinating, but just as often, it's frustrating: It's a film without a net, and it tends to land with a thud.

July 30, 2013 | Rating: 2.5/5 | Full Review…

Not really scary, although there are some nice creepy visuals here and there.

August 9, 2012 | Rating: 2/4 | Full Review…

For the most part this qualified return to form will delight all fans of Coppola, especially those who enjoyed his gothic romances, Dementia 13 and Dracula.

September 16, 2011 | Rating: 3/5

The Godfather it's not, but this had more vigor and immediacy than either Youth Against Youth or Tetro.

September 14, 2011 | Full Review…

People raised their hands in joy when Coppola announced he was returning to horror after his recent wobbly adventures in the arthouse. They'll be begging him to reconsider - or perhaps just simply to stop - after seeing this.

September 13, 2011 | Rating: 2/5 | Full Review…

Easily [Coppola's] silliest work ever.

September 11, 2011 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for Twixt

It is painful to see Coppola indulge himself with this personal nonsense, an incoherent mess that doesn't know if it wants to be an unscary Gothic horror story, an overstylized nightmare or an unfunny comedy. It is only bland, pointless and, even worse, sleep-inducing.

Carlos Magalhães
Carlos Magalhães

Super Reviewer

Not sure it entirely works, but I loved the dream sequences and Elle Fanning in this. The ending was flat and I hoped for more, but this kept me entertained and was creepy mostly, so no real complaints.

Nicki Marie
Nicki Marie

Super Reviewer

Francis, I admire you very much, but this movie sucks.

Liam Gadd
Liam Gadd

Super Reviewer

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