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The Atticus Institute (2015)

Not Rated | | Horror | 5 January 2015 (USA)
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The story of a 1970's psychology lab in Pennsylvania where a case of demonic possession took place.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Judith Winstead
... Dr. Henry West
... Susan Gorman
... Lawrence Henault
... Marcus Wheeler
... Young Robert Koep
Lou Beatty Jr. ... Darrell Price
... Joanne Breault
... Therapist
... Norman LeClair
... EMT #2
... Father Donnelly
... Young Susan Gorman
... Young Marcus Wheeler
Michael A. Delia ... Police Officer #1 (as Michael Delia)
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In the fall of 1976, a small psychology lab in Pennsylvania became the unwitting home to the only government-confirmed case of possession. The U.S. military assumed control of the lab under orders of national security and, soon after, implemented measures aimed at weaponizing the entity. The details of the inexplicable events that occurred are being made public after remaining classified for nearly forty years. Written by Anonymous

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The only case of possession confirmed by the U.S. Government

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Atticus Enstitüsü  »

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$1,000,000 (estimated)
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In this carefully made almost flawless movie one action almost ruined the whole integrity of the movie. Dr. Henry West's arm (biceps) was visible contracting to bend the card. Invisible on zoomed out first scene, unfortunately visible on the second scene (zoomed in) as part of the anomaly review. See more »

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Dr. Henry West: It's like a shadow, but it's not me
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Failed attempt to make a horror movie
11 June 2015 | by See all my reviews

This could have been a good movie. They have the cast, they have adequate budget from what I see, HOWEVER, they had a poorly structured script, attempting to create a scary "documentary". The result was a boring, "flat", emotionless and BORING movie. Me, as a viewer, did not manage to feel any sympathy for any of the protagonists, since they were only been interviewed like it was "the news at 10". So, when they start falling like flies it is more likely that you'll be cheering for the demon (who seems quite cool) than the boring humans... Like I said, the general idea of the movie was not bad. The typical possession followed by many killings. It was something we have seen many times in other movies, and it is always great to see a good possession movie as long as it is scary and well made ! But this wan not one of the good ones...


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