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Turns Out ‘Crimson Peak’ Is Actually a Gothic Romance: 15 Movies With Misleading Trailers Guillermo del Toro‘s Crimson Peak is a deliciously dark and twisted piece, set in the most gorgeous, most decrepit haunted house you’ve ever seen and anchored by three mesmerizing performances from Tom Hiddleston, Mia Wasikowska, and most especially Jessica Chastain. It’s also not the horror movie that’s being sold in the trailers, but a Gothic romance. Think Jane Eyre plus ghosts, not The Conjuring plus corsets. That’s not such a bad thing if you happen to love costume dramas, but it can be an unpleasant surprise if you don’t.

Jessica Chastain on Crimson Peak, The Huntsman & More [WARNING: This interview contains SPOILERS for Crimson Peak.] In just a few years’ time, Jessica Chastain has gone from being a relative unknown to an an A-list actress thanks to films like The Tree of Life, The Help, and Zero Dark Thirty. In the past year alone she’s starred in Interstellar, The Martian, and as of this weekend, Crimson Peak, Guillermo del Toro’s cinematic love letter to gothic horror and romantic melodrama. In Peak, Chastain plays Lucille Sharpe, sister to Sir Thomas Sharpe (Tom Hiddleston) and an all-around  wonderful pianist.

Guillermo del Toro ‘Would Kill’ To Make a Pet Sematary Adaptation Fan-favorite director Guillermo del Toro’s R-rated Gothic-horror film Crimson Peak debuts this weekend, and while the director has described his movie as a throwback to the sort of stately horror films he loves, Crimson Peak is not expected to win the box office, despite starring the popular likes of Tom Hiddleston, Jessica Chastain and Mia Wasikoska.

Jessica Chastain Reveals the Subliminal Messages Hidden in 'Crimson Peak' Crimson Peak is an absolutely gorgeous movie. Sumptuous even, if you like big words. Do not be surprised if you see Guillermo del Toro’s gothic-romance-horror movie eventually nominated for some Costume and Production Design Oscars in a few months. But, as star Jessica Chastain told us, there’s actually more to Allerdale Hall, the haunted house at the center of the film, than you might even be aware. In fact, if you look closely, there are actually hidden, subliminal messages within the walls. Continue reading…

‘Crimson Peak’ Review: Guillermo del Toro Scares Up Creepy Haunted Mansion Thrills A moldering manor house, a young virgin with a predilection for ornate nightgowns and dark passages, and an aristocratic family hiding some truly terrible secrets are just some of the ingredients of Guillermo del Toro‘s “Crimson Peak.” The insanely lush Gothic romance and ghost story plays like a hitherto unrecorded collaboration between Edgar Allen Poe, Edith Wharton, the designers of Disneyland’s Haunted Mansion and whoever directed all those Bonnie Tyler music videos in the 1980s. And while the film boasts a talented ensemble, let’s give credit to the film&

Take a sneak peek at Guillermo del Toro's new Gothic chiller, Crimson Peak with a newly released clip featuring a rather frightened Mia Wasikowska...

Exclusive: Be careful what door you open in this clip from Crimson Peak I feel like I've been waiting for a really long time to finally see CRIMSON PEAK and that wouldn't be too far off the mark as it was first teased years ago and is just now finally making its way to theaters. Guillermo del Toro's jump back into horror is a welcome change for the visionary filmmaker and given the overall atmosphere, setting, and stellar cast he's assembled... Read More...

Legendary Pictures has released a new featurette for the upcoming Guillermo del Toro film, Crimson Peak. The film stars Tom Hiddleston, Mia Wasikowska and Jessica Chastain join the director in talking about the relationships between the three characters and the importance of the house in the film. Wasikowska calls Crimson Peak a particularly sophisticated approach to a ghost story. Crimson Peak will be out this October. Click here to view the embedded video. Crimson Peak – “A Particularly Sophisticated Approach To A Ghost Story.”

Legendary and Universal Pictures’ have released (via Fandango) this new featurette for Guillermo del Toro's upcoming supernatural thriller "Crimson Peak," which gives viewers a better look at the spooky gothic romance.

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