Preview: Playback (2012)


Long after a young man slaughtered his family, another teen becomes posessed by a spirit who sends him after several victims, fixating on each through the lens of a camera, the only method that can unite killer and victim.

  • Poster: C


Don't walk towards the light, Carol Ann. Wait, what? Oh. This isn't the poster for Poltergeist, though the film's concept has loose ties to the '80s haunting masterpiece.

  • Trailer: C-


It's more challening to describe the plot than to watch it and the trailer does a satisfactory job of setting the film up. Watching the trailer, however, makes me wonder why its makers think it's that interesting or original a concept.

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Release Date:

  • March 9, 2012