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Madhouse (2004)

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A young psychiatric intern unearths secrets about the mental health facility in which he works.

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The psychiatric intern Clark Stevens comes to Cunningham Hall, a mental healthy facility administrated by Dr. Franks, for a training period before his graduation in medical college. He gets close to the resident Sara and to Ben London, a dangerous patient lodged in cell 44 in the basement of the clinic. Clark becomes intrigued with a boy, who seems to be a ghost, and finds that Dr. Franks does not use real medication in the patients. A further investigation shows hidden dark secrets in the clinic. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Let the insanity begin.

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Rated R for strong horror violence/gore and some sexuality | See all certifications »

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30 July 2004 (Italy)  »

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Madhouse  »

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$3,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$19,737 (Hong Kong) (29 October 2004)

Gross:

$19,737 (Hong Kong) (29 October 2004)
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Trivia

The drug "Risperdex" mentioned in the movie is reference to the real drug Risperdal. However, Risperdal is an antipsychotic, not an antidepressant. See more »

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In love scene, Clark takes off Sara's shirt. Next shot, shirt is still on. Next shot, it's off again. See more »

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References Wheel of Fortune (1983) See more »

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S10 Reviews: Madhouse (2004)
20 April 2005 | by (The Void) – See all my reviews

Clark (Joshua Leonard) is a young and idealistic new intern at a run-down and out-dated mental health facility. His aspirations for cleaning the place hit a snag when he butts heads with Dr. Franks (Lance Henrikson) who seems to not mind that the patients never seem to get any better. Shortly Clark begins seeing things and death and mayhem invade the reality of the "Madhouse". Together Clark and Sara must uncover who or what it is that stalks the asylum and survive the massacre.

"Madhouse" is a slick-looking production. Nicely filmed and directed it adds some nice visual pizazz to a relatively standard script. The three leads are all veterans of horror films and do very well in their parts. Excellent sound design and above-average photography make "Madhouse" a solid horror-thriller.


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