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After Dark: Lake Mungo

HD   R Closed Captioning

Joel Anderson

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About the Movie

In Lake Mungo, sixteen-year-old Alice Palmer drowns while swimming in the local dam. When her body is recovered and a verdict of accidental death returned, her grieving family buries her. The family then experiences a series of strange and inexplicable events centered in and around their home. Profoundly unsettled, the Palmers seek the help of psychic and parapsychologist, Ray Kemeny. Ray discovers that Alice led a secret, double life. A series of clues lead the family to Lake Mungo where Alice’s secret past emerges.

Rotten Tomatoes Movie Reviews


  • Reviews Counted: 15
  • Fresh: 14
  • Rotten: 1
  • Average Rating: 7.4/10

Top Critics' Reviews

Fresh: Apologies to Samson and Delilah, Mary and Max and Balibo: the one true great Australian film of 2009 was easily Joel Anderson's Lake Mungo, a mournful, dreamlike examination of the hole left in the heart of a family after a death. – Simon Miraudo, Quickflix, Nov 2, 2014

Fresh: And don't deny yourself the film's final creepy images - stay for the credits... – Simon Foster,, Aug 9, 2010

Fresh: It's actually very nicely done, using untrained actors and the documentary form disconcertingly well to destabilise audience expectations at a number of points. Is there a ghost story? Why is the family so rattled? What's happening? – Julie Rigg, MovieTime, ABC Radio National, Jun 24, 2010

Fresh: It may be overstating it, but Anderson's command of cinematic language is right up there with Bryan Singer's audacious bag of tricks in The Usual Suspects. – Dov Kornits, FILMINK (Australia), Jun 24, 2010

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Customer Reviews

Kind of boooooring

I usually enjoy movies like this. However, while watching this I was waiting and waiting for something to happen and it never does. They could have done so much more with that movie. This was really boring and not at all scary. The acting itself is not bad, there is no plot or any storyline.


The only horror in this film is the agony of sitting thru it for an hour & a 1/2. Boring Documentary

Don't bother seeing it.


Boring boring boring total waste of money!!!!

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  • $7.99
  • Genre: Horror
  • Released: 2010

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