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The Machinist (2004) - Viewed 16/05/2015

Director: Brad Anderson

Starring: Christian Bale, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Aitana Sánchez-Gijón, John Sharian

Rating: 15

Genre: Thriller, Drama, Psychological

Running Time: 101 minutes

Christian Bale… 434 more words

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Jon Hamm Joins Tony Gilroy-Penned HIGH WIRE ACT

Jon Hamm is headed to big screen in the latest political thriller from writer Tony Gilroy (MICHAEL CLAYTON, the BOURNE series), reports Deadline. Titled HIGH WIRE ACT, Hamm will star as a former U.S. 163 more words

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Stonehearst Asylum (2014)

Director: Brad Anderson
Cast: Jim Sturgess, Kate Beckinsale, Ben Kingsley, Michael Caine, David Thewlis

I want the fairy tale: In 1899, young Dr. Edward Newgate (Jim Sturgess) arrives at the secluded Stonehearst Asylum in order to gain clinical experience. 738 more words

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No One Is What They Seem

Last night, my wife and I watched “Stonehearst Asylum”, a 2015 film directed by Brad Anderson (“The Call”, “The Machinist”), based on a short story by Edgar Allan Poe from 1845, “The System Of Doctor Tarr And Professor Fether”. 465 more words


The lunatics are redefining the asylum: A critical analysis of "Stonehearst Asylum" (2014)

Poor Edgar Allan Poe. The man is arguably our greatest literary treasure, but he sure does get hijacked sometimes for atmospheric purposes. His name adds legitimacy to projects and his works are in public domain, so it’s seen as a win-win for everyone, except maybe Poe, whose tense and psychological tales are often poorly exploited Not so in “Stonehearst Asylum.” 774 more words


The Machinist (2004)

Director: Brad Anderson

Writer: Scott Kosar (Screenplay)

Starring: Christian Bale, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Aitana Sanchez-Gijon, John Sharian, Michael Ironside, Lawrence Gilliard Jr… 672 more words


The Call


Review: A young teenage girl named Casey is arrested by a serial killer. She manages to ring 911 for help and it is Jordan Turner’s job to get her to safety and to confront the killer. 148 more words