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  1. Renton47's rating of the film Symptoms

    It achieves a lot through a mise en scene that seems to manifest from its pastoral setting. It doesn't so much as culminate in dread, but rather with the unnerving Pleasence presence, begin in a state of deep uneasiness. It missed an opportunity to go occult, the screams of the birds being the source of the natural imbalance. What it settles on is only troubling insofar as you're unaware this is genre.

  2. Nick Schwab's rating of the film Symptoms

    A quaint psychological horror film in the realm of Polanski's Repulsion, Altman's Images, Bergman's Hour of the Wolf/Persona, and Clayton's The Innocents. A study of encroaching madness, it's also quietly creepy. Symptoms-- with its attention to detail and violent horror scene-- beats the bleeding shit out of nearly every modern psych-horror film, like the underwhelming and pussyfooting, The Babadook and The Witch.

  3. Matt Reddick's rating of the film Symptoms

    I would've loved to see Donald Pleasance's daughter in more roles...!

  4. Amandio Filipe Moura's rating of the film Symptoms

  5. Adam Whybray's rating of the film Symptoms

    2.4 stars. Lacks the thrumming wrongness of the 'Baby' episode of Nigel Kneale's 'Beasts' or the riveting menace of Robert Fuest's 'And Soon the Darkness', though it reminded me of both. I appreciated its frank approach to female masturbation, even if it was used as a site of abjection. It never felt fully convinced of its own premise. Must be an ace film to stumble across in the middle of the night on television tho

  6. Ozu_Teapot's rating of the film Symptoms

  7. Pymo's rating of the film Symptoms

  8. nouvelle vague 1960's rating of the film Symptoms

    This British/Belgium/Spanish co_production,was Britain's official entry to the Cannes Film Festival in 1974.Directed by Spanish filmmaker Jose Ramon Larraz(famous for his "Vampires"1974). It's the story of an unhinged mind,set in an idyllic English countryside.Similar in tone to Polanski's "Repulsion"(1965)it has the same outsiders look to it.Good acting and photography,make for an hidden gem of British genre cinema.

  9. marco's rating of the film Symptoms

  10. Samuel T.'s rating of the film Symptoms

    Loved this film. Hey! I went to CCAD 1998-2002 : ) Cheers!

  11. Fantods's rating of the film Symptoms

    Angela Pleasance gives an incredibly convincing portrayal of a mind unhinged. Psychic turmoil is belied by the stillness of foggy autumn groves and placid lakes. Quiet horror that's elemental in its approach, this film proves that something as archetypal as an attic door ajar can trigger a fear response far more atavistic and real than anything in today's horror flicks.

  12. εξώτερο Διάστημα's rating of the film Symptoms

    'girls, don't masturbate, it confuses your mind!' or 'Anne and HellAnne go boating'.

  13. ExperimentoFilm's rating of the film Symptoms

    REPULSION + NIGHTCOMERS = Palme d'Or nominee