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On the Inside (I) (2011)

R  |   |  Drama, Thriller  |  18 March 2011 (USA)
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A decent but troubled young man is sent to a psychiatric institution for the criminally insane and soon finds himself in a fight for his life battling ghosts inside his head and very real enemies all around him.

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Allen Meneric
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Carl Tarses
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Ben Marshal
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Dr. Lofton
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Tom Bogotus
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Paul Warren
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Nathan Parks
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Mrs. Standings
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Allen's Girlfriend
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Bearded Man
Amy Attaway ...
Female Doctor
George Drennen ...
Mason
Lissa Brennan ...
Lisa
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Policeman
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Allen Meneric is committed to a psychiatric institution for the criminally insane because of a brutal revenge murder. There he is forced to deal with the very ill and the dangerous until, as part of a socialization program, he is transferred to minimum security where he meets Mia, a beautiful bipolar female inmate. Ever haunted by his past, Allen seeks his redemption when sudden events demand that he protect Mia from the violence and chaos of the institution. Written by Anonymous

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The mind is a prison. See more »

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Rated R for violence and language | See all certifications »
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18 March 2011 (USA)  »

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A Instituição  »

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$4,000,000 (estimated)
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In the very last scene of the movie, when Mia is leaving the Northwood State prison, a very clear sign on the wall (on the left side) is saying "SHOP AND PARK". It doesn't make any sense in a prison parking lot. See more »

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Nice Basic Direction of the film
16 October 2013 | by (Ukraine) – See all my reviews

The main character (played by Nick Stahl) resembles actor Alexander Siddig

as a bud at all , his son , a strong resemblance , both in blood.

And if you look closely , they are very similar, in terms of genetics. Given this scenario and direction , the film turned out good .

But rather specific , the basic idea of ​​the film is very recessed in behavioral traits , while retaining the plot,

I mean, the plot is not smearing , but a little boring .

Watch is not for everyone, and At least those who can digest the mainstream movie - how to look inside the life of a psychopath (s)

that at least some sideways , but still remains a man . The basic direction - with the main character, from his experiences as a child (which is gradually revealed in the story )

And then - the result , further experience and the final act.


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