Asylum

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"The usual suspects are anything but usual"
  • R
  • 1997
  • 1 hr 30 min
  • 4.9  (452)

The movie Asylum is a horror movie which was released in 2008 by 20th Century Fox. It is about a group of college kids who enter Richard Miller University, which was once an asylum where an M.D. did gruesome laboratory research. The movie was filmed at Winthrop University in South Carolina. The movie begins with six freshmen students entering the Richard Miller University before the start of school. After some research, they find out that their dormitory, Burke Asylum, was a mental hospital headed by a doctor who conducted gruesome and horrific laboratory research experiments on his patients years before, in 1939. As the semester starts, the haunting begins, and the doctor resumes his gruesome acts. He wants to continue his research, and so he begins to find each of the students one by one and kill them later on with his evil methods. Throughout the movie, four of the six students (Maya, Ivy, Tommy, and Rez ) fall victim and are killed by the doctor, except for Madison and Holt, the remaining survivors. One night the doctor finds them and chases after them in the forest with the intention of empowering himself with the souls of the people that he kills. However, after a fierce fight, the movie ends when Madison and Holt kill the doctor having him lose all his powers. Sarah Roemer plays Madison, the main antagonist. The cast also features Carolina Garcia as Maya, Ellen Hollman as Ivy, Travis Winkle as Tommy, Jake Muxworthy as Holt, and Randall Sims as Rez. The movie was directed by David Ellis, edited by Howard Smith, and written by Ethan Lawrence.

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The movie Asylum is a horror movie which was released in 2008 by 20th Century Fox. It is about a group of college kids who enter Richard Miller University, which was once an asylum where an M.D. did gruesome laboratory research. The movie was filmed at Winthrop University in South Carolina. The movie begins with six freshmen students entering the Richard Miller University before the start of school. After some research, they find out that their dormitory, Burke Asylum, was a mental hospital headed by a doctor who conducted gruesome and horrific laboratory research experiments on his patients years before, in 1939. As the semester starts, the haunting begins, and the doctor resumes his gruesome acts. He wants to continue his research, and so he begins to find each of the students one by one and kill them later on with his evil methods. Throughout the movie, four of the six students (Maya, Ivy, Tommy, and Rez ) fall victim and are killed by the doctor, except for Madison and Holt, the remaining survivors. One night the doctor finds them and chases after them in the forest with the intention of empowering himself with the souls of the people that he kills. However, after a fierce fight, the movie ends when Madison and Holt kill the doctor having him lose all his powers.

Sarah Roemer plays Madison, the main antagonist. The cast also features Carolina Garcia as Maya, Ellen Hollman as Ivy, Travis Winkle as Tommy, Jake Muxworthy as Holt, and Randall Sims as Rez. The movie was directed by David Ellis, edited by Howard Smith, and written by Ethan Lawrence.

Asylum is a 1997 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 30 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 4.9.

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  • Release Date
    1997
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 30 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    4.9  (452)