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Dark Asylum (2001)

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A madman terrorizes a female psychologist when they are accidently locked up in an abandoned asylum.

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Quitz
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The Trasher
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Connolly
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Anderson
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Swaggert
Maria Rotaru ...
Grandma Peg
Bogdana Mirea ...
Sarah
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Corina Danila ...
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Buzz
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Hopps
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Poole
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Asylum is a taut psychological thriller about a deranged fearsome killer running lose in an abandoned high security Asylum. Pitting the county psychiatrist Dr. Maggie Belham against the psychotic maniac, Dr Belham is trapped in a maze of corridors, and her only help is the janitor, Quitz who may in fact be a forgotten asylum inmate. Written by Anonymous

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Terror is the only sane response.

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Rated R for violence/terror and language | See all certifications »

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8 November 2001 (USA)  »

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Dark asylum - Il trucidatore  »

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TERRIBLE!!
15 August 2003 | by (Netherlands) – See all my reviews

Well, I can truly say that this is the worst movie I ever seen in my entire life!! I never saw a movie with such terrible acting!!!!! I have no idea how this film made it on DVD or Video! The only nice part about the film was Judd Nelson. He was the ONLY person who acted average. I got pretty tired of the Trasher's low vocabulary! ("Give me the key", "Where is the key") So, don't go see this movie!!! You'll be very disappointed!!!


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