Should have a different title or not been made at all. It just wasn't good.
Return to House on Haunted Hill is a 2007 horror film and sequel to the 1999 remake of House on Haunted Hill. Directed by Víctor García, the film depicts a group of people searching for a mysterious idol hidden inside a haunted psychiatric asylum. Nearly everyone is killed during the search by supernatural forces, which seem to be connected to the idol.
Ariel Wolfe (Amanda Righetti) is the sister of Sara Wolfe (Ali Larter), a survivor of events some years ago in the psychiatric asylum known as the Vannacutt Psychiatric Institute for the Criminally Insane. In the early part of the 20th century, the asylum was overseen by the sadistic psychiatrist Dr. Richard B. Vannacutt (Jeffrey Combs). Sara claims that ghosts killed all who entered the building, but no one believes her. She commits suicide and Ariel tries to find out why.
Ariel discovers a diary written by Dr. Vannacutt that reveals the cruel history of the Institute. She and her friend Paul (Tom Riley) are then kidnapped by an...