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House of Voices (2004)
"Saint Ange" (original title)

R  |   |  Drama, Fantasy, Horror  |  23 June 2004 (France)
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In 1958, in the French Alp, the young servant Anna Jurin arrives in Saint Ange Orphanage to work with Helena while the orphans moved to new families with the administrator Francard. Anna, ... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
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Anna Jurin
Lou Doillon ...
Judith
Catriona MacColl ...
Francard
Dorina Lazar ...
Ilinca
Virginie Darmon ...
Mathilde
Jérôme Soufflet ...
Daniel
Marie Herry ...
Marie
Eric Prat ...
Le responsable des services sociaux
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Marin Chouquet ...
Alex
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Storyline

In 1958, in the French Alp, the young servant Anna Jurin arrives in Saint Ange Orphanage to work with Helena while the orphans moved to new families with the administrator Francard. Anna, who is secretly pregnant, meets the last orphan , Judith, left behind because of her mental problems, and they become closer when Anna find that Judith also hear voices and footsteps of children. Anna investigate the place trying to disclose the secret about the invisible children. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Rated R for some nudity and disturbing images | See all certifications »

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23 June 2004 (France)  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$420,975 (Spain) (10 June 2005)

Gross:

$661,887 (Spain) (17 June 2005)
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Trivia

In Mexico the film was released with the title "El Convento" ("The Convent") as the action happens in an orphanage. In fact, you can see only two nuns in the movie See more »

Goofs

The movie is supposed to take place in 1958, as the opening scenes state. When the children leave the house in the beginning of the movie, one of the cars accompanying the buses full of children is clearly a white Peugeot 404. Peugeot introduced this model in 1960, and made it available to the public a year later. See more »

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Referenced in Viande d'origine française (2009) See more »

Soundtracks

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Music by Jimmy McHugh
Lyrics by Dorothy Fields
Performed by Vera Lynn, Charlie Kunz and the Casani Club Orchestra
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Good trailer, bad movie
13 June 2005 | by (Barcelona, Spain) – See all my reviews

I only watched this movie because the trailer looked interesting. This movie just came out here in Spain last week and I am sure it will be gone before next weekend.

While I was watching, I thought this must be a joke. A movie can not possibly be this bad! Sorry but yes, a movie can be this bad. The joke was on me and the other two people inside the theatre with me because it only got worser as the movie continued. And the ending was the stupidest ending I have seen in all of cinema.

This is the worst movie of the year. The plot was ridiculous, the music was too much and the acting was not good either. Lou Doilon was not bad, she was the most like her character. But I noticed that when Virginie Ledoyan cries, sometimes she looks like she is constipated, sometimes she looks like she is laughing.

This movie is a big disappointment, but I will be generous and give it 1 star out of 10.


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