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Braincell (2010)

| Horror, Sci-Fi | 2010 (UK)
At a university in Liverpool, a wave of violence is spread due to the strange experiments of Dr. Joseph Cornwall. His estranged niece Hannah arrives from the United States to live with her ... See full summary »

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Alexander Birrell (as Alex Birrell)

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Alexander Birrell (screenplay) (as Alex Birrell), Iacopo Di Girolamo (screenplay)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Raine Brown ... Hannah
Joe Zaso ... Dr. Joseph Cornwall
Eileen Daly Eileen Daly ... Nurse Audra
Billy Garberina Billy Garberina ... Sam
Eleanor James ... Monica
Dane Brookes Dane Brookes ... Carter
Adam Caslin Adam Caslin ... Dominique
Lynn Lock Lynn Lock ... Mrs. Lee
Leon Lopez ... Fred
Matt Berry ... Neil Balsam
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Rebecca Courtney Rebecca Courtney ... Sonambulist
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At a university in Liverpool, a wave of violence is spread due to the strange experiments of Dr. Joseph Cornwall. His estranged niece Hannah arrives from the United States to live with her uncle and soon after, she uncovers a horrifying mystery. Written by CIP

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Surrender your body, mind and soul ... forever! See more »

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Language:

English

Release Date:

2010 (UK) See more »

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1.78 : 1
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The prologue in Naples, Italy was shot in a single day. See more »

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Referenced in Kung Fu and Titties (2013) See more »

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Very entertaining sci-fi/horror outing!
17 October 2010 | by operaman_06611See all my reviews

I love any movie Joe Zaso is in because of the horror film references. Joe loves horror films and his enthusiasm for the genre shows in the projects he chooses to be involved in. BRAINCELL is no exception - in this, we get a sci-fi film reminiscent of the early works of David Cronenberg .. but there are also some very effective murder sequences reminiscent of Dario Argento. That; combined with great cinematography (the colors are eerie and effective), convincing and quite gruesome special effects, an atmospheric music score by Marco Werba (Dario Argento's GIALLO), and enjoyable performances by the cast; make this a must see for any horror and sci-fi lover. Keep them coming, Joe!


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