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When Evil Calls 

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When Evil Calls centres around the mysterious appearance of a text message that grants the students of at Wilburn High School their wildest desires.
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Series cast summary:
Jennifer Lim ...  Samantha 2 episodes, 2006
Sean Pertwee ...  The Janitor 2 episodes, 2006
Dominique Pinon ...  Detective Ringwald 2 episodes, 2006
Chris Barrie ...  Headmaster / ... 2 episodes, 2006
Lois Winstone Lois Winstone ...  Kirsty 2 episodes, 2006
Sean Brosnan ...  Nelson 2 episodes, 2006
Oscar Pearce Oscar Pearce ...  The Clown 2 episodes, 2006
Rick Warden ...  Mr. Dale 2 episodes, 2006
Lucy Barker Lucy Barker ...  Miss Nibb 2 episodes, 2006
Shaun Hutson Shaun Hutson ...  Daniel's Stepdad 2 episodes, 2006
Victoria Aitken Victoria Aitken ...  Jane 2 episodes, 2006
Katherine Baillie Katherine Baillie ...  Basketball Girl 6 2 episodes, 2006
Marc Baylis ...  Al 2 episodes, 2006
Benjamin Beechy Benjamin Beechy ...  Charlie 2 episodes, 2006
Amy Bennett Amy Bennett ...  Basketball Girl 2 2 episodes, 2006
Jo Blacknell Jo Blacknell ...  Ross 2 episodes, 2006
Vikki Blows Vikki Blows ...  Hilary 2 episodes, 2006
Simon Brandon ...  Neville 2 episodes, 2006
Michael Buckster Michael Buckster ...  Kenny 2 episodes, 2006
Gemma Chan ...  Molly Nelson 2 episodes, 2006
Rachel Ezekwugo Rachel Ezekwugo ...  Nurse 2 episodes, 2006
Memi Ferlaise Memi Ferlaise ...  Basketball Girl 3 2 episodes, 2006
Ben Grass Ben Grass ...  Mortician 2 episodes, 2006
Lia Hirst Lia Hirst ...  Basketball Girl 4 2 episodes, 2006
Daniel Jefferson Daniel Jefferson ...  Martin's Farther 2 episodes, 2006
Ebony Johnson Ebony Johnson ...  Victoria 2 episodes, 2006
Marysia Kay ...  Alice 2 episodes, 2006
Carrie Anne Knight Carrie Anne Knight ...  Basketball Girl 5 2 episodes, 2006
Kay Lovelle Kay Lovelle ...  Carol 2 episodes, 2006
Luke Lynch Luke Lynch ...  Peter 2 episodes, 2006
Gareth Martin Gareth Martin ...  Martin 2 episodes, 2006
Shona McWilliams Shona McWilliams ...  Susan 2 episodes, 2006
Yuriko Ogino Yuriko Ogino ...  Samantha's Mother 2 episodes, 2006
Danny Parsons Danny Parsons ...  Daniel 2 episodes, 2006
Virginie Picot Virginie Picot ...  Goth Girl 2 episodes, 2006
James Rees-Hunt James Rees-Hunt ...  Mark 2 episodes, 2006
Leila Reid Leila Reid ...  Linda 2 episodes, 2006
Rebecca Summers Rebecca Summers ...  Laura 2 episodes, 2006
Katharine Waugh Katharine Waugh ...  Mrs. Hooper 2 episodes, 2006
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In the Willburn Hall, a Sixth Form College, the janitor tells the story of the geek Samantha Neil, the outcast Headmaster's daughter, in twenty episodes. Episode 1: The Wish - An evil Djinn dressed like a clown offers a wish to Samantha. In return, Samantha should indicate two schoolmates to receive a phone call offering a wish. She wishes to be popular and her wish comes true and she dates Daniel. Episode 2: Bad Trip - A girl wishes to be prettier than the gorgeous Victoria, and she is accidentally deformed by acid in the laboratory. Episode 3: Passed Away - The unpopular Neville has acne on his face and wishes to have no spot. He is locked in a garbage can by the bully Kirsty and rats eat his face. Episode 4: Die-T - The fat boy Kenny wishes to be thin and he is pressed against a wall by a van. Episode 5: Beauty and the Geek - The alcoholic detective Ringwald comes to the college with his partner Detective Nelson to interview the Headmaster. Meanwhile, a nerd wishes to kiss the ... Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Evil has your number

Genres:

Comedy | Horror

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Rated R for violence/gore, sexual content/nudity and language

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

22 January 2008 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Johannes Roberts' When Evil Calls See more »

Filming Locations:

London, England, UK

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The world's first horror series for mobile phones extended with extra footage for DVD release. See more »

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FANTASTIC IT'S JUST Hilarious
5 July 2009 | by TheDarkEdgeSee all my reviews

The reason this has a low score from votes is because people just don't understand it's A COMEDY not a horror from the moment i put the DVD in and right till the end i was laughing so much i thought i was going to collapse this movie may not have the best acting and it may be a bit low budget but man is it funny also it is cut up into 20 different episodes as they were originally made for your mobile phone another great thing is when they make there wish on the phone it always makes you wonder what is going to happen to them

so give it a try if you are looking for something funny but steer clear if you want a horror movie because this may not be for you.


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