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Dorothy Mills (2008)

R  |   |  Drama, Horror, Mystery  |  6 August 2008 (France)
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A psychiatrist is assigned to work on the case of a disturbed young girl.

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Jane Van Dopp
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Colin Garrivan
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Eileen McMahon
David Ganly ...
Aiden Kearsley
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Pastor Ross
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Mrs. Mc Cllellan
Joe Hanley ...
Paul Fallon
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John McCarthy
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Mary McMahon
Louise Lewis ...
Maureen Kearsley
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Garage Owner
Marie Mullen ...
Garage Owner's wife
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Duncan McClellan
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Kurt
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Jane Morton, a psychiatrist from Dublin in deep mourning following the accidental death of her husband and son, is assigned to work on the case of Dorothy Mills, a teenaged girl in a small village who tried to strangle a baby. After miraculously surviving a car accident, Jane discovers a village darkened by strange events and meets a very nervous Dorothy, who swears she never touched the baby. After analyzing the teenager, Jane makes a diagnosis of multiple personality disorder until the day that Dorothy speaks with the voice of David, Jane's dead son. Written by Anonymous

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Evil chose her.


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Rated R for language, violent and disturbing content including a rape, teen drinking and brief nudity | See all certifications »

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$500,000 (estimated)
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The blood smeared on Jake's face changes between shots. See more »

Quotes

Jane Van Dopp: Do you have any idea why she was bullied by the other children?
Mrs. Mc Cllellan: Because they hated anyone or anything that was different. God help the child, she was always different.
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Soundtracks

I want to destroy you
(Nathaniel Méchaly / Craig Walker)
Performed by Craig Walker
Guitar & Bass by Serge Bonavita
Produced by Antonio Gambale
(P) 2008 Fidélité
Publishing: NX Musique / Haute Fidélité
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more movies like this please!!!
3 February 2009 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Sorry to disagree with some remarks of this movie being slow(?). I liked the pace of it and it gave you time to really understand the different characters and their secrets and lies. it added much needed depth to the story, something that is lacking in many Hollywood films.

I found that the film was always interesting, mysterious and in some scenes quite chilling. It is, by far one of the most refreshing films of the year. The acting was superb.

Another criticism that I found was uncalled for was the nit picking about the Dutch actress Carise's accent. Did you not notice her character's surname it's actually Dutch (Doh!)she is meant to have lived in Ireland for a while and therefore picked up the Irish accent I live in Glasgow,Scotland and in my city there are hundreds that have come to work in here from various cities of Europe and other parts of the world and there is one I know who is a German psychiatrist who has picked up a slight accent from staying here for a few years.

If you want to nit pick what about big Terminator Arnie's accent - it never changed in all his movies, how do you explain a German accented robot from the future?... Given that Carise's first language is Dutch I really admired that she managed to get the accent at all.


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