A Seattle history professor, drawn back to his family on the Oregon coast to execute his late mother's is reaquainted with his best friend from childhood whom he has a long-awaited tryst
Cthulhu is a 2007 Horror movie and is slightly based on on the short story “The Shadow Over Innsmouth” (1936) by H. P. Lovecraft.
Synopsis: When young history professor Russ is called upon by his sister to execute their late mother’s estate, he is reunited with his boyhood chum and with his father, the charismatic leader of a New Age cult. While exploring his memories, Russ wanders into a warehouse where hundreds of names are listed on the walls. As he sleeps that night, he dreams of a stone cudgle and awakens to find a cudgel in his motel room. The town drunk warns Russ that it is an instrument of sacrifice, and a young liquor store clerk enlists him to help find her brother, who she believes has been taken by the cult. Russ’ aunt, who has been living in an asylum, tells him that his mother left a message hidden in her house. Looking for answers in the warehoues, Russ is taken on an unbelievable journey through the small town’s ancient, subterranean origins. When he excapes, he and Mike find the girl’s brother murdered. Russ begins to belive preparations are underway for a mass sacrifice, and engages the attentions of a sexy seductress in order to obtain information. Raped and arrested for murder on the eve of the May Festival, the stakes are raised for Russ -Maybe higher than the world has ever known.
Genre: Drama , Thriller
Ratings: IMDB: 5.6/10.0 (267 votes) | RT: 58%
Directed by: Dan Gildark
Starring: Tori Spelling, Cara Buono, Scott Patrick Green, Amy Minderhout, Jason Cottle