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Unsane (2018)

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A young woman is involuntarily committed to a mental institution, where she is confronted by her greatest fear - but is it real or a product of her delusion?

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Steven Soderbergh
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Joshua Leonard ... David Strine
Claire Foy ... Sawyer Valentini
Sarah Stiles ... Jill
Marc Kudisch ... Bank Manager
Amy Irving ... Angela Valentini
Colin Woodell ... Mark
Myra Lucretia Taylor ... Counselor
Lynda Mauze Lynda Mauze ... Dolores
Zach Cherry ... Dennis
Polly McKie ... Nurse Boles
Jay Pharoah ... Nate Hoffman
Raúl Castillo ... Jacob (as Raul Castillo)
Juno Temple ... Violet
Michael Mihm Michael Mihm ... Steve (as Mike Mihm)
Robert Kelly ... Steve's Partner
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Storyline

Sawyer Valentini is a troubled woman who moves away from home to escape a stalker. Sawyer finds she is still triggered by interactions with men as a result of her experiences. She makes an appointment with a counselor at Highland Creek Behavioral Center. At her appointment, she unknowingly signs a release voluntarily committing herself to a 24-hour stay. She calls the police but they do nothing when they see the signed release. After physical altercations with a patient and a staff member, Dr. Hawthorne says she is being kept for seven more days. Another patient, Nate Hoffman, gives Sawyer an introduction to the place. Highland Creek is running a scheme to milk health insurance claims for profit. They trick people into voluntarily committing themselves as long as the patients' insurance companies continue to pay; when insurance claims run out, the patient is "cured". One day, Sawyer sees David Strine, her stalker, working as an orderly under the assumed name George Shaw. She has an ...

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Is she or isn't she?


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for disturbing behavior, violence, language, and sex references | See all certifications »

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Trivia

The budget was only $1.2 million according to "The Times". See more »

Goofs

There are long strings hanging from lights in patient areas, which wouldn't be present in a real psychiatric facility. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
David Strine: [narrating] I love it when you wear blue. I mean, I love you in anything. But you wore blue that first time I saw you, so anytime I see you in blue, it reminds me of how I felt at that moment. How I never really knew what being alive was until I saw you. You unlocked something inside me that day, something I didn't even realize was there. And right then, I knew that nothing in my life was ever going to be the same. In that moment, I was transformed permanently. You did that.
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Connections

Referenced in Midnight Screenings: Pacific Rim: Uprising/Unsane (2018) See more »

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Written by Lola G.
Performed by DTCV
Courtesy of Vivarock Music (ASCAP)
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ONE TIME WATCH
29 January 2019 | by akshaygautam5See all my reviews

Movie is good...at some times it engross you totally , and sometimes irritating..but surely there are wow moments and scenes and especially from the lead actress<She has justified her role and ofcourse this movie will give u chills and if you are physcotic movie fans...


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

23 March 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Unsane See more »

Filming Locations:

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Box Office

Budget:

$1,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$3,762,145, 25 March 2018

Gross USA:

$7,732,899

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$14,293,601
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Aspect Ratio:

1.56 : 1
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