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Close Your Eyes (2002)
"Doctor Sleep" (original title)

R  |   |  Crime, Horror, Mystery  |  16 August 2002 (Israel)
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A hypnotherapist is caught up in the pursuit of a serial killer.

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Janet Losey
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While treating a policewoman for smoking, hypnotherapist Michael Strother has a telepathic vision of a young girl floating beneath the surface of a stream. The escaped victim of a ritualistic serial killer, the girl has become mute, and Michael is called upon by Scotland Yard to unlock the secrets she holds in order to catch a man who believes he has discovered the key to immortality. Written by Jaime Jeske <jaimej78@hotmail.com>

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Budget:

$10,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$21,980 (USA) (23 April 2004)

Gross:

$39,381 (USA) (30 April 2004)
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Goran Visnjic lived in a rented flat above a pub off Trafalgar Square for three months while filming this movie. See more »

Quotes

Janet Losey: I don't have 500 quid.
Dr. Michael Strother: I didn't have to read your mind to know that.
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Gripping
4 September 2004 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

We all like a good mystery, this is a big wow!

Of course, it has the usual elements to get you going, the occult, a silent child, a sexy troubled hypnotherapist and a disgraced girlie copper plus fantastic cameo appearances by a host of fine actors.

When a movie feels like 10 minutes .............. you know you are engrossed.

Highly recommended, I was on the edge of my seat - you feel uncomfortable throughout.

You want to watch but are scared to.

There is no Hollywood hype, just good old fashioned sweaty palms.

I won't expand on the story as the tale should unfold ..........


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