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Regression (2015)

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A detective and a psychoanalyst uncover evidence of a satanic cult while investigating a young woman's terrifying past.
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Ethan Hawke ... Bruce Kenner
Emma Watson ... Angela Gray
David Thewlis ... Kenneth Raines
Lothaire Bluteau ... Reverend Beaumont
Dale Dickey ... Rose Gray
David Dencik ... John Gray
Devon Bostick ... Roy Gray
Aaron Ashmore ... George Nesbitt
Peter MacNeill ... Police Chief Cleveland
Adam Butcher ... Brody
Jacob Neayem ... Charlie
Aaron Abrams ... Farrell
Catherine Disher ... Kate
Danielle Bourgon ... Secretary at Police Station
Julian Richings ... Tom
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Storyline

In Minnesota in the 1990s, a man is arrested and accused of having abused his daughter. Although he doesn't remember anything from the event, he pleads guilty. With the help of a psychologist, he'll relive those moments. Meanwhile, the local media hints the possibility that everything could have been a satanic cult's doing. Written by CarlosERM

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Fear always finds its victim.


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for disturbing violent and sexual content, and for language | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Several years before co-starring in this, Ethan Hawke and Emma Watson respectively starred in their own movies. Watson was part of the Harry Potter movies in which she played Hermione Granger in Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001) while Hawke played Officer Jake Hoyt in Training Day (2001), both in 2001. Watson reprised her role as Hermione in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005) and Hawke played Sgt. Jake Roenick in Assault on Precinct 13 (2005) both in 2005. See more »

Goofs

The poster of Polish Death/Black Metal Band Behemoth is from 2014 whereas the film is set in 1990. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
John Gray: [driving in the rain] Please God, help me. Please God, help me.
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Connections

Featured in WatchMojoUK: Top 10 Emma Watson Performances (2019) See more »

Soundtracks

That's Where the Blues Begin
Written by Thomm Jutz and Peter Cronin
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Another great movie from Oscar winner Amenabar
24 December 2019 | by cool_andhotSee all my reviews

I guess the low ratings are from the people who expected a blood gore or jump scare because of the Satanic theme in the movie. I don't want to give away the story so you will miss the fun. This movie is a decent suspense thriller with all the satanic devotion elements and given complete explanation. If you like suspense psychological thriller with some horror elements, then you should watch it.


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Official Sites:

Official site [Japan]

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Spain | Canada | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 October 2015 (Spain) See more »

Also Known As:

Regression See more »

Filming Locations:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$33,915, 7 February 2016

Gross USA:

$55,039

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$17,671,101
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Dolby Atmos

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Color

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2.35 : 1
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