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Paradox (2006)

Two men are stranded at the bottom of a well. One, with a serious injury to his head, thinks his has fallen in is own back garden in present-day Britain. But the other tells him they are really prisoners in a medieval dungeon. Who is right, and where are they really?

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Jeremy Haccoun

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Jeremy Haccoun
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Cast

Credited cast:
Simon McLinden Simon McLinden ... Tom
George Tardios George Tardios ... William
Martin Wimbush Martin Wimbush ... Johnson
Julian Agnew Julian Agnew ... Greenburg
Phil Barley Phil Barley ... Male Nurse
Richard Stoker Richard Stoker ... Screaming Man
Robert Gray Robert Gray ... Barking Man
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Robert H. Wainwright ... Pacing Mental Patient (as Robert Hartley Wainwright)
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At the bottom of a deep stone-walled dry well, a man wakes up, only to see another man already there. Without a doubt, both strangers are hopelessly trapped, moreover, after a brief conversation, it is quite obvious that they have a completely different understanding of their environment: the former strongly believes that he is inside an ordinary well, while the latter, is convinced that they are in the bowels of a dismal dungeon. There is only one way to find out the truth. Written by Nick Riganas

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Truth lies at the top. See more »

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 March 2006 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Paradoja See more »

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Budget:

£6,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

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1.78 : 1
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The music was done by Siddhartha Barnhoorn, a 24 years-old Dutch composer who did it all on his computer. See more »

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Paradoxical Enjoyment
13 September 2017 | by Enrique-Sanchez-56See all my reviews

ABSOLUTELY BRILLIANT FILM!! The production values and the actors were phenomenal in their undertaking.

I must say, I was taken in by the superb development of this story. No, I was transported! Leave it to the British to create something of such high quality! Thank you to all who took part for, one, a fascinating story that could have been expanded (though I am glad it wasn't) and two, for the utterly surprising twist of an ending! I highly recommend this movie and it baffles me that the first reviewer chose to only see this under a negative light. Some people just don't get things. I got it and I loved it.


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