Watch the good neighbor 2016 full movie online. Two high school filmmakers decide to create the illusion of a haunting on an unsuspecting neighbor.
James Caan lends some much needed gravitas to Kasra Farahani’s intermittently effective suspenser about two teenage boys tormenting an old man. Unlike the recent horror hit Don’t Breathe, The Good Neighbor is more of a psychological thriller that takes a long time building up to its twisty conclusion. Despite some clever touches, the derivative film doesn’t manage to live up to its clever premise.
The story concerns high school friends Sean (Keir Gilchrist) and Ethan (Logan Miller), both the products of broken homes, who concoct a plot to harass their unfriendly codger neighbor, Harold Grainey (Caan). Taking advantage of Sean’s technical expertise, they elaborately rig up the old man’s home while he’s out doing his weekly grocery shopping. Using remote controls and monitoring everything via surveillance cameras, they create the illusion that the house is haunted by manipulating doors, creating loud noises, causing power outages and even lowering the
Much to their surprise, Grainey reacts casually to the chaotic goings-on, displaying more emotion about a neighbor’s errant dog than the seemingly supernatural events occurring around him. He also disappears for long stretches at a time into his locked basement — the one area where the teens haven’t placed their cameras — leading them to wonder if he’s up to no good.