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Diagnosis: Death (2009)

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Two people meet as guinea pigs in a weekend drug trial. Andre (an unethical high school teacher) and Juliet (a bookish teenager) soon discover their lives are in more danger than they ... See full summary »


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Cast overview:
Andre Chang
Juliet Reid
Nurse Margaret Bates
Dr. Cruise
Garfield Olyphant
Belinda Olyphant (as Loren Horsley)
Tina Regtien ...
Mrs Reid
Bryce Campbell ...
'Puzzle' Patient
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Henry Mansfield


Two people meet as guinea pigs in a weekend drug trial. Andre (an unethical high school teacher) and Juliet (a bookish teenager) soon discover their lives are in more danger than they imagined. The staff are peculiar. The drugs cause hallucinations. Or is the clinic really haunted? Struggling with their senses, they must team up to unravel a spooky mystery. Written by Anonymous

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Prescription: Well, nothing, you're dead.


Comedy | Horror

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Rated R for some violence, language and brief sexuality | See all certifications »

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There's another 15 seconds of film after the end credits. See more »


Juliet's right hand goes into her pink dressing gown pocket, when the TV remote and its batteries are being discussed in the TV room, and the next shot the hand is out. See more »


References The Matrix (1999) See more »

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Enjoyable light comedy/horror
10 February 2010 | by See all my reviews

Anyone watching this expecting a horror will be missing the point. This is a movie which includes in cameo roles the stars of Flight of the Conchords.

There's nothing serious about this movie, and the plot is very light; the reason to watch this movie is the characters, who though almost only two dimensional in depth, are very likable.

The tone/rhythm of the movie is a lot like Flight of the Conchords, as is it's subdued humor.

There really isn't much more to say about this movie.

I enjoyed quite a bit.

It's a light, enjoyable snack.

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