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The Darkness Within (2009)

Not Rated | | Horror, Mystery, Thriller | 30 October 2009 (USA)
A young couple move into a new apartment only to find that their neighbor is a peeping Tom. If they don't unlock the secret to this mysterious voyeur soon, they may lose everything, including their minds.

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Chad Morgan
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Mr. Reed
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Ashley Sera
Stephanie Maheu ...
Jordan Shelby
Sean Pierce ...
Dixon Rampart
David Erin Wilson ...
Detective Winters (as David Wilson)
Duane Spagnuolo ...
Cable Guy
Chanelle Camire ...
Woman in Bar
Dom Portalla ...
Passer-by
Dennis Pinto ...
Jack
Anthony Cogliandro ...
Orderly
Rohn Cinelli ...
Trainee #1
Alexander Hedquist ...
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Mike Bernis ...
Lord Bernis
Maura Carignan ...
Curious Neighbor
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Chad Morgan and Ashley Sera are starting their new life together. They've recently gotten engaged and have moved into an apartment in a new town. Everything is seemingly perfect; except for one thing their next-door neighbor, Mr. Reed. After a bizarre encounter, Chad begins to realize that if he doesn't unlock the secret to this mysterious voyeur soon, he may lose everything - including his mind. Written by Dom Portalla

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Ever had the feeling you were being watched?


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The majority of the film was shot in director Dom Portalla's actual apartment. See more »

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Mr. Reed: Let me see if I got this straight. You say you saw someone outside your house in the middle of the night looking at you through your window. What makes you think it was me?
Chad Morgan: I saw you.
Mr. Reed: Did you? I mean, did you really? Don't you think maybe in your drowsy, half-awake state of mind you may have seen someone else who looks like me? Or maybe you didn't see anyone at all.
Chad Morgan: No, I know what I saw and it was you.
Mr. Reed: Oh yeah? Let me tell you something, kid. I deal with a lot of people like you in my line of ...
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