The Possession Movie Darkness Lives WithinTabs
How one family must unite in order to survive the wrath of an unspeakable evil.
U.S. Release DateThe Possession release date was Friday, August 31, 2012. This was a Nationwide in theaters release.
Tuesday, January 15, 2013
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Rating MPAAPG-13 for mature thematic material involving violence and disturbing sequences
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Clyde (Jeffrey Dean Morgan) and Stephanie Brenek (Kyra Sedgwick) see little cause for alarm when their youngest daughter Em becomes oddly obsessed with an antique wooden box she purchased at a yard sale. But as Em’s behavior becomes increasingly erratic, the couple fears the presence of a malevolent force in their midst, only to discover that the box was built to contain a Dibbuk, a dislocated spirit that inhabits and ultimately devours its human host.
Trivia & Production Notes
- Based on a true story featured in L.A. Times writer Leslie Gornstein's article "A Jinx in a Box."
Also Known As
- Dibbuk Box
Questions & Answers Have a question about movie? Ask it!
- Is The Possession based on a true story?
- Somewhat. The film is a fictional retelling of L.A. Times writer Leslie Gornstein's 2004 article "A Jinx in a Box." Read the original true story at the below link.