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Trauma (I) (2004)

R  |   |  Drama, Horror, Mystery  |  17 September 2004 (UK)
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Awaking from a coma to discover his wife has been killed in a car accident, Ben's world may as well have come to an end. A few weeks later, Ben's out of hospital and, attempting to start a ... See full summary »

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Roland
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Lauren Parris
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Awaking from a coma to discover his wife has been killed in a car accident, Ben's world may as well have come to an end. A few weeks later, Ben's out of hospital and, attempting to start a new life, he moves home and is befriended by a beautiful young neighbor Charlotte. His life may be turning around but all is not what it seems and, haunted by visions of his dead wife, Ben starts to lose his grip on reality... Written by press release

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Rated R for language and some violent images | See all certifications »
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£144,148 (UK) (17 September 2004)

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£144,148 (UK) (17 September 2004)
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The end of the credits have two unusual cast listings: The first is "Featured Ants" (in order of Appear"ants") which is a list of sixty of so names all beginning with A. This is swiftly followed by another small list of 5 "Stunt Ants". See more »

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Gets you thinking!
17 March 2006 | by (sheffield, uk) – See all my reviews

Firstly i think Colin Firth has done a fantastic job in convincing the audience that he is deeply disturbed, i also think people (media) are being especially hard on him as it is not his typical role of the sensitive-romantic-charming-Englishman and this role has become a bit of a shock. Definitely prefer him in P and P and Bridget Jones but this has really shown that he can lead a variety of roles.

The film was slightly confusing at some points but i agree that thats a plus point rather than a negative. This is very much a film where the audience makes their own judgement on whats happened and has fulfilled its design as has is definitely a film which you would discuss amongst other viewers and voice each others opinions. In this way puts the 'psychological' into psychological thriller. Worth watching a few times too.

Also its not too scary, not a big fan of jumpy horrors, although not keen on the ants being everywhere.

Lots of dramatic Irony, could be a huge hit as a novel.


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