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Family reviews: 'The Haunting in Connecticut'

A parents' guide to select new movies:

'The Haunting in Connecticut'

Rating: PG-13 for some intense sequences of terror and disturbing images.

What it's about: A stressed family moves into an old funeral home and is shocked, shocked, to see ghosts.

The Kid Attractor Factor: Things that go bump and "boo" in the night.

Good lessons/bad lessons: If the rent is cheap, there's probably something the Realtor left out.

Violence: Yes.

Language: Not as much profanity as you might expect.

Sex: None.

Drugs: Alcohol is abused.

Parents' advisory: A horror movie that is Amityville-ish in tone, with shocks but not gore.

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