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Final (2001)

 -  Sci-Fi | Drama | Thriller  -  8 June 2001 (USA)
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Bill wakes up from a coma in a hospital ward, raving about tissue regeneration experiments, final injections, organ transplants and having been cryogenically frozen. Battling flashbacks of ... See full summary »

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Hope Davis ...
Dr. Ann Johnson
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Todd
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Dayton
Jim Hornyak ...
Orderly
Maureen Anderman ...
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Sherry
Madison Arnold ...
Bill's Father
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Bill's Mother
Mary Diveny ...
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Janet Hovious ...
Doctor
Nadine Delallo ...
Ward Nurse
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Dr. Edward Manning
Stephen P. Dunn ...
Larry (as Steve Dunn)
Anthony Pettine ...
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Bill wakes up from a coma in a hospital ward, raving about tissue regeneration experiments, final injections, organ transplants and having been cryogenically frozen. Battling flashbacks of his father's death and a car crash, occasional hallucinations and fits of rage he tries to piece together his own history with the help of Ann, a lonely medical psychologist sent in to evaluate whether he should be released. In their confrontational, sexually-charged sessions, Bill flip-flops between pitch-perfect self-diagnoses and his paranoid bio-tech fantasies, but slowly begins to heal. But things are not what they seem. Written by Anonymous

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Sci-Fi | Drama | Thriller

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Rated R for language | See all certifications »
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Budget:

$80,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$1,933 (USA) (7 December 2001)

Gross:

$8,693 (USA) (18 January 2002)
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Trivia

Blues guitarist Guy Davis, the singer at the bar, also provides most of the soundtrack. See more »

Goofs

There is a typo on the consent form: "physical harm" reads "physical farm". See more »

Quotes

Bill: Could I please go now?
Ann: No. Not yet.
Bill: How much time do I have left?
Ann: As soon as you are no longer a danger to yourself or others, you may leave.
Bill: And who determines that?
Ann: I do, initially.
Bill: And who does finally?
Ann: My supervisor.
Bill: Your immediate supervisor?
Ann: Yes.
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Connections

Referenced in Ban the Sadist Videos! Part 2 (2006) See more »

Soundtracks

Everything's Going To Be Alright
Written by Guy Davis
Performed by Guy Davis
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Beautiful and Extraordinary
19 August 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I am truly moved by this film, Final. THis is a superbly written piece of work, one that takes you gently into a place that is both beautiful and at once terrifying. The casting was dead on, the locations were perfect. The cinematography only added to the mystery and haunting beauty of this film. I think it was of deep personal meaning in its detailed introspective look into one mans life, that took me so far away from my own reality, I am in debt to its awareness of every little thing i remember and cherish in my own life, the final impact of love and denial. This is a movie that is so filled with power it cannot be seen without being touched. I strongly recommend this film to everyone, it is a film that you will never forget.


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