The Road Synopsis
A 12 year old cold case is reopened.
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The New York Times

By Jeannette Catsoulis
The dead are unquiet and the living are terrified in The Road, a powerfully atmospheric blend of ghostly encounters, horrific situations...
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75

New York Post

By V.A. Musetto
Director/co-writer/cinematographer, Yam Laranas, still delivers a maximum of suspense and horror, working wonders with a small budget.
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75

The A.V. Club

By Sam Adams
Moving fluidly between gory sight gags and implied, insinuating terror, The Road is a movie made to be seen after midnight, preferably in a...
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70

Salon.com

By Andrew O'Hehir
Laranas does cultivate a mood of distinctive menace and mystery, not to mention a convoluted and ambitious chronology.
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70

Arizona Republic

By Bill Goodykoontz
Yam Laranas doesn't leave it at that. In his low-budget, creepy thriller, he spells out why and how this particular path is so deadly, as...
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70

Village Voice

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Call it a haircut of "Psycho" with ectoplasmic additives, The Road still has a whispering menace and visual grandeur all its own.
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70

Los Angeles Times

By Robert Abele
The film's three-pronged narrative does a fair job of laying a spooky groundwork for the revelatory emotional sadism that lies behind most...
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60

Variety

By Rob Nelson
This low-budget shocker eventually pays off, displaying just enough narrative ingenuity to compensate for a cinematically crude and...
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50

Slant Magazine

By Ed Gonzalez
For a spell, the film gets by on its unpretentious flair for atmosphere, even its disconcerting nonsensicality.
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Ummm...I should;ve had one for road b4 seeing this...

By equus001
I am a lover of all things horror, suspense, gore, etc.....this movie unfortunately made me laugh instead of being entertaining. I lauged bec i spent $7.50 on it. The idea of it was interesting, but...

A creepy, atnospheric film

By chambertlo
I was not expecting much from this film, but after the credits started rolling I realized just how emotionally invested I was in the characters and the events of this movie. There are so many subtle...

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horror-ble

By kottachelous
storyline was terrible. not scary at all. save your money....

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The Road

By Pochit
A horror movie told in reverse. A little bit slow with too many pauses, but still it's worth a look....

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By QAiOS
Description of movie is for different movie made several years ago....

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Rated R | For Some Violence, Language and Disturbing Images
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Iffy for 15+ Touching but grim futuristic tale won't appeal to kids.
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