The Lazarus Project
- 1 hr 40 min
"The Lazarus Project" is an American mystery movie telling the story of a convicted criminal who seemingly escapes the death penalty to continue his life at a psychiatric hospital. Starring Paul Walker as Ben, a reformed criminal who loses his job and is tempted back to a life of crime by his brother. During the botched gold dust robbery Ben is captured and sentenced to death as an habitual offender. Given the lethal injection, Ben accepts he is about to die and is leaving his cherished wife and daughter behind, after the death sentence is carried out Ben awakes at a psychiatric hospital deep in the countryside. Ben begins to work as a gardener at the hospital after being told he has been granted a second chance at life by God, as time goes on and Ben befriends a number of people in the hospital and adjoining town he begins to question what actually happened to him. With the mystery of his life and death deepening, Ben is told he cannot return home to his family and must remain at the hospital. The death of an inmate makes Ben question what is real and what is a hallucination in his current and previous lives.