Great films that didn’t get nominated

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While this one could be high on the creep quotient, it can give other movies on reincarnation a run for their box office money. This British and Irish collaborate production has earned 4/5 from Guardian and ranks very high on the absurdity parameter. Dealing with an occult subject, the story proposes an alternative method of reincarnation practiced in a tiny village which functions like a cult. While the movie may not be as scary as classical horror films and it doesn’t subscribe to techniques used to evoke fear, it has some scenes which would be enough to raise hell.

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