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"Doctor's orders…"
  • 2004
  • 1 hr 45 min
  • 5.8  (486)

Hypnotized is a psychological thriller film directed by Kim In-shik and starring Kim Hye-su, Kim Tae-woo, and Chang Yun. The movie was released in South Korea in 2004, and it revolves around the story of a psychiatrist named Dr. Ji-su who tries to help a patient named Su-min overcome her trauma and regain her memory. The movie starts with Dr. Ji-su, played by Kim Hye-su, being assigned to treat a patient named Su-min, who has been in a coma for six years due to a traumatic incident. Su-min's father, who is an influential judge, wants Dr. Ji-su to use hypnosis to awaken Su-min from her coma and retrieve her memories of the incident. Dr. Ji-su is hesitant at first but agrees to take up the challenge.

As Dr. Ji-su tries to hypnotize Su-min, she realizes that there is more to the incident than what Su-min's father had told her. Dr. Ji-su starts to experience visions of the incident and slowly uncovers the truth about what happened to Su-min. She also realizes that she has a connection to the incident and struggles to keep her emotions in check as she tries to uncover the truth.

The movie takes a turn when Dr. Ji-su starts to have psychological problems due to her connection to the incident. She starts to experience hallucinations and becomes paranoid, suspecting those around her of being involved in the incident. Meanwhile, Su-min starts to show signs of awakening from her coma, and Dr. Ji-su tries to prevent her from remembering what happened to her.

Hypnotized is a movie that keeps the viewers on the edge of their seats with its suspenseful plot and intense moments. The movie is well-directed, and the actors deliver great performances. Kim Hye-su's portrayal of Dr. Ji-su is remarkable, managing to convey the character's complex emotions and psychological struggles.

The movie also explores themes of memory, trauma, and the power of hypnosis. It raises questions about the extent to which memories can be manipulated and how our perceptions of reality can be altered. The movie also touches on the ethics of using hypnosis in the treatment of psychological disorders.

In conclusion, Hypnotized is a must-watch for anyone who enjoys psychological thrillers. The movie is well-written, well-directed, and well-acted. The suspenseful plot keeps the viewers engaged and the psychological aspects of the movie add depth to the story. The movie has a surprise ending that is both satisfying and unexpected. Overall, Hypnotized is a great movie that is worth watching.

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    1 hr 45 min
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  • IMDB Rating
    5.8  (486)