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The Resident (2011)

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When a young doctor suspects she may not be alone in her new Brooklyn loft, she learns that her landlord has formed a frightening obsession with her.

Director:

Antti Jokinen (as Antti J. Jokinen)

Writers:

Antti Jokinen (as Antii J. Jokinen), Robert Orr
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Hilary Swank ... Dr. Juliet Devereau
Jeffrey Dean Morgan ... Max
Lee Pace ... Jack
Christopher Lee ... August
Aunjanue Ellis ... Sydney
Sean A. Rosales ... Carlos (as Sean Rosales)
Deborah Martinez Deborah Martinez ... Mrs. Portes
Sheila Ivy Traister ... ER Nurse (as Sheila Traister)
Michael Showers Michael Showers ... August ER Doctor
Nana Visitor ... Real Estate Agent
Arron Shiver ... Architect
Michael Badalucco ... Moving Man
Michael Massee ... Security Tech
Penny Balfour ... Drug Addict
Mark Morocco Mark Morocco ... ER Surgeon (as Mark Vincent Morocco)
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Storyline

In New York, Dr. Juliet Bliss Devereau of the Brooklyn General Hospital has ended her relationship with her boyfriend Jack and is seeking an apartment in Brooklyn to live alone. She finds a bargain in an old apartment building owned by the handsome and lonely Max and one night she misinterprets his signals and dates him. However she concludes that it is too soon to have a love affair... but is that really the end of it? Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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She Thought She Was Living Alone


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Trivia

Shot over a period of thirty days. See more »

Goofs

(at around 19 mins) When Juliet and Max sit down on a bench in a park to talk, Juliet crosses her legs, but a second after her legs are not crossed. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Juliet Devereau: [receiving ER patient] Okay. We're going to intubate this guy and fix the hole in his heart.
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Soundtracks

Double Dare You
Written by Katherine Liner Chris Johnson
Performed by Katherine Liner
Courtesy of Liner Notes Music & Ivy Lane Music
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Seen it Before
10 February 2011 | by revenge_of_shinobiSee all my reviews

A well acted film that unfortunately offers nothing new once the scene has been set. A third of the way into the film you can pretty much turn off and guess the rest. its a real shame too because there was an element of mystery to begin with which was stripped away far too early leaving only a predictable hour till the finish.

Aside from that the acting is great, the tension is OK, although its not built upon enough, it seemed as if scenes of potentially great tension were cut short just to have action, which, in a horror film, isn't a smart move.

There are a couple of great scenes when the 'horror' came not from the hunter but from the hunted, but overall it never really scares.


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Language:

English

Release Date:

11 March 2011 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Invasion of Privacy See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$20,000,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$6,742,156
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Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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