The Good Neighbor

Synopsis: A pair of mischievous high school kids create the illusion of a haunting on an unsuspecting elderly neighbor while keeping his every reaction under surveillance. A series of coincidences leads to tragedy.
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Director(s): Kasra Farahani
Production: Ball & Chain Productions
 
IMDB:
6.3
Metacritic:
32
Rotten Tomatoes:
17%
NOT RATED
Year:
2016
98 min
211 Views


For lack of a better title.

Yeah, for lack of a much

better title.

All right, seriously, and you

guys can just do all that...

Stuff from this room?

It's brilliant, actually,

I mean...

I don't think that anybody

has ever done...

Anything quite like this.

Except that they have.

Okay, explain.

Um, okay, how about a million

movies and TV shows?

I mean, like scare tactics,

paranormal whatever...

It's the same sh*t.

Ashley, I... I don't think you

fully understand...

The scope of the project.

I mean, we're not punking

somebody here.

We're driving them to question

their own beliefs.

I mean, this is real, right?

Only it's not real, it's

bullshit.

No, Sean, help her out, okay?

Give her the scoop.

What you're talking about

is fiction...

What people think people

would do...

When confronted by a

supernatural presence.

Set up cameras,

call a psychic...

But would anyone actually

do that?

Short of an actual ghost

being in the house...

This is as real as it gets.

Come on, every great filmmaker

takes their own next step.

And this is my next step.

So, you're gonna torture some

poor old man...

That's the next step?

Ashley, the fact that you just

said that proves to me...

That you have no idea

who Grainey is.

Okay, well, what does that mean?

It means Harold Grainey

is an a**hole.

Yeah, he's a psychopath.

He's bat-sh*t crazy.

I mean, he beat his wife

until she left.

Yeah, and now he just sits

in the house all day...

Drinking himself to death.

Yelling at anybody who

bothers him.

What, because he doesn't let

kids in his yard...

You're gonna scare an old man

half to death?

Trust me, he deserves it.

Why?

I'm not gonna get into it.

But there's other sh*t, too.

He used to call the cops on us

all the time, even as kids.

And didn't he poison the

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