Soul Survivors (2001)

PG-13  |   |  Drama, Horror, Mystery  |  7 September 2001 (USA)
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A co-ed is caught between the world of the living and the dead.


(as Steve Carpenter)


(as Steve Carpenter)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Ken Moreno ...
Hideous Dancer
Barbara E. Robertson ...
Margaret (as Barbara Robertson)
Richard Pickren ...
Cool Blond (as Candace Kaye Kroslak)
Young Cop
Rick Snyder ...
Father McManus
Danny Goldberg ...
Campus Cop


College freshman Cassandra "Cassie" steps into a nightmare of otherworldly visitations after surviving a devastating car accident. Haunted by a grim reaper of a far different kind, her only hope is to cling to chance encounters with her lost love Sean and the aid of a mysterious young priest named Father Jude. It is the spirit of Sean, her soul mate, who guides her to love, but it is her friends Matt, Annabel and Annabel's morose friend Raven who try to draw her to the dark side. Written by Brian Berger

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The World of the Dead and the World of the Living... are About to Collide.

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for terror/violence, sexuality and some substance abuse | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

7 September 2001 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Alucinação  »

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Box Office


$14,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$1,140,698 (USA) (7 September 2001)


£200,178 (UK) (11 January 2002)

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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?


Casey Affleck has gone record to reveal that both this movie and Drowning Mona (2000) were his two least favorite films that he has worked on. See more »


When Cassie is lying next to Raven in the hospital, Raven's chest is alternately covered and uncovered between shots. See more »


Raven: Love these unisex Bathrooms.
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References Carnival of Souls (1962) See more »


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User Reviews

"Jacob's Ladder" lite
8 September 2001 | by (CA, USA) – See all my reviews

Soul Survivors reminded me a lot of Jacob's Ladder, but it doesn't have the foreboding mood or the suspense of the latter. A girl gets in a car accident and suffers a brain hemorrhage of sorts, which results in her going through some nightmarish experiences. Is she dead? Is she alive? We don't know until the end, and despite some artistic visual flourishes, Soul Survivors never seems to really take off. It doesn't generate any real suspense or give us any real scares. But it is not a total failure, either. Director Steve Carpenter has given us a film that seems to play the notes of psychological horror, but doesn't quite manage to play its music.

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