MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 601 this week

The Hypnotist (2012)
"Hypnotisören" (original title)

5.5
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.5/10 from 4,318 users  
Reviews: 12 user | 61 critic

A detective pairs himself with a famous psychologist on a case involving a traumatized young witness to a crime.

Director:

Writers:

(screenplay), (story), 2 more credits »
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 27 titles
created 02 Dec 2011
 
a list of 33 titles
created 06 Jan 2013
 
a list of 33 titles
created 31 Mar 2013
 
a list of 30 titles
created 06 May 2013
 
a list of 29 titles
created 9 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "The Hypnotist" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Hypnotist (2012)

The Hypnotist (2012) on IMDb 5.5/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Hypnotist.

User Polls

2 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

The Hoax (2006)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

In what would cause a fantastic media frenzy, Clifford Irving sells his bogus biography of Howard Hughes to a premiere publishing house in the early 1970s.

Director: Lasse Hallström
Stars: Richard Gere, Alfred Molina, David Aaron Baker
Once Around (1991)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Renata Bella feels like a failure at life and career. But when Renata attends a seminar on selling real estate, she finally finds True Love. Sam Sharpe, while a top-notch, successful ... See full summary »

Director: Lasse Hallström
Stars: Richard Dreyfuss, Holly Hunter, Danny Aiello
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A down on her luck woman, desperate to provide care for her daughter, moves in with her father in-law from whom she is estranged. Through time, they learn to forgive each other and heal old wounds.

Director: Lasse Hallström
Stars: Jennifer Lopez, Robert Redford, Morgan Freeman
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A fisheries expert is approached by a consultant to help realize a sheik's vision of bringing the sport of fly-fishing to the desert and embarks on an upstream journey of faith and fish to prove the impossible possible.

Director: Lasse Hallström
Stars: Ewan McGregor, Emily Blunt, Amr Waked
Safe Haven I (2013)
Drama | Romance | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A young woman with a mysterious past lands in Southport, North Carolina where her bond with a widower forces her to confront the dark secret that haunts her.

Director: Lasse Hallström
Stars: Julianne Hough, Josh Duhamel, Cobie Smulders
Drama | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A boy and his brother don't get along well. In order to let their ill mother rest, they're separated and sent each one with their relatives.

Director: Lasse Hallström
Stars: Anton Glanzelius, Tomas von Brömssen, Anki Lidén
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

An emotionally-beaten man with his young daughter moves to his ancestral home in Newfoundland to reclaim his life.

Director: Lasse Hallström
Stars: Kevin Spacey, Julianne Moore, Judi Dench
Casanova (2005)
Adventure | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Heath Ledger plays the fabled romantic as a man who, after failing to win the affection of a particular Venetian woman, strives to discover the real meaning of love.

Director: Lasse Hallström
Stars: Heath Ledger, Sienna Miller, Jeremy Irons
Dear John I (2010)
Drama | Romance | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A romantic drama about a soldier who falls for a conservative college student while he's home on leave.

Director: Lasse Hallström
Stars: Channing Tatum, Amanda Seyfried, Richard Jenkins
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A compassionate young man, raised in an orphanage and trained to be a doctor there, decides to leave to see the world.

Director: Lasse Hallström
Stars: Tobey Maguire, Charlize Theron, Michael Caine
Crime | Drama | Thriller
Stars: Tobias Zilliacus
Titan (2016)
Biography
Director: Lasse Hallström
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Joona Linna
...
Erik Maria Bark
...
Simone Bark
...
Daniella
Oscar Pettersson ...
Benjamin
...
Lydia
...
Josef
Jan Waldekranz ...
Shulman
...
Magdalena
Göran Thorell ...
Stensund
Gustav Levin ...
Carlos
Tomas Magnusson ...
Petter
Ulf Eklund ...
Nålen
Conny Vakare ...
Kut chefen
Emma Mehonic ...
Evelyn
Edit

Storyline

After a young woman and her parents are murdered by a killer determined to wipe out the entire family, Detective Inspector Joona Linna works with a psychiatrist to hypnotize the son who narrowly escaped death in order to find the one surviving daughter before the murderer does. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Crime | Drama | Thriller

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

28 September 2012 (Sweden)  »

Also Known As:

Hypnotisøren  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The official submission of Sweden to the Best Foreign Language Film of the 85th Academy Awards 2013. See more »

Goofs

The movie shows a hemophiliac being administered antihemophilic factor through an intramuscular injection at night. Antihemophilic factor is mostly administered in mornings and always intravenously. See more »

Connections

References Battlefield 3 (2011) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
watchable, with flaws
10 February 2013 | by (New York, USA) – See all my reviews

i thought the movie was quite good while watching it. it is a nice thriller, with suspense to the very end.

somewhat strange motivations of the main villain, but then you probably cannot really connect to insane motives.

it was kind of strange that while the hypnotist's character was well developed, with character history and family environment, the other main character - the cop, was very under-developed.

apart from this and a few weak moments that every decent thriller carries in order to support the storyline, it is a pretty good production


17 of 19 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
how much detail gramsden4-1
subtitles? kityspit
Can't wait for this! TrueOrFalse48
UK release BantamsGirl
The Hypnotist screening at the Newport Beach Film Festival -- April 29! fermc-661-144038
My problems with film wmmacd-875-488723
Discuss The Hypnotist (2012) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?