'Haunted', takes horror genre the x-tra mile (Movie Review)

By Subhash K. Jha (00:23)

Film: "Haunted 3D"; Starring: Mahaakshay Chakraborty, Tia Bajpai; Directed by: Vikram Bhatt; Rating: ***

The best thing one can say about this rivetting romp into the kingdom of the eerie is that it really didn't need the 3D format to make an impact. "Haunted" works just as effectively without the 3D.

It takes the horror genre in India as far as it can go. And then it goes that extra mile in search of the shivery feeling that most films in India from the genre seem to give the miss.

Vikram Bhatt reinvented the horror genre eight years ago. In its intuitive amalgamation of Hindu my