Stir of Echoes

Stir of Echoes

Stir of Echoes

Golden Globe winner Kevin Bacon leads this 1999 horror as a man who wakes from hypnotism, only to wind up seeing ghosts and becoming entrenched in a paranormal mystery.

1999Rating: R16, Violence, offensive language & sex scenes99 minsUSA
HorrorMystery

Stir of Echoes / Reviews

Time Out

Time Out

The skillful shock cuts will make you jump out of your skin...

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BBC

BBC

David Koepp steers clear of silly pyrotechnics and empty show... employing the racket of city life and intelligent sound edits to crank up the tension.

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Boston Globe

Boston Globe

Stir of Echoes might have worked just fine a few decades ago...

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The New York Times

The New York Times

In a taut, grippingly intense performance, Bacon captures the frenetic torment of a man driven to extremes by forces he can't begin to fathom.

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San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco Chronicle

Stir of Echoes is much more down and dirty (than The Sixth Sense), and the thrills are more visceral.

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Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

(Koepp) grounds the scary stuff in a believable reality...

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Roger Ebert

Roger Ebert

Kevin Bacon stars in one of his best performances.

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Variety

Variety

Koepp does a masterful job of grounding his intimations of the supernatural in a totally persuasive down-to-earth context.

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The Washington Post

The Washington Post

There's visceral horror, too, including a grisly image -- a horror-in-miniature involving a fingernail -- that located an open nerve in my jaded ability to endure screen violence.

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