The Dark Hours (2005)
Canada / English
"She spent years getting into the mind of a monster... Now he's getting into hers
"Dr. Samantha Goodman, an attractive psychiatrist in her thirties, joins her husband and sister for a...
Hits the spot
Kate Greenhouse is a good looking, successful doctor who looks after
criminally insane psychopaths in a mental institute. At the beginning
of the film she has to assess a mental and decide if he's worthy for
release. The relevance of this scene to the rest of the picture is
notional but we are immediately aware that she has massive power over
She is sick. She has a rare brain tumour. There is a cure but its not
legit and it's not safe. Luck deals her an ace when she's given a
patient / prisoner / mental who has the same condition as her. She
tests the cure on him.
She goes away for the weekend to surprise her sappy, writer husband in
a log cabin in the middle of nowhere. He's there with her younger
gorgeous sister (give me the name of any women who would "authorise"
that and then give me her number). She confronts them with her illness
and everyone is shocked and depressed.
Then there is a knock on the door....
This film was a complete shock to me. I was not expecting a
claustrophobic, horror, physiological thriller. It actually scared me
in places and I am one of those people who have come to the opinion
that movies are not scary anymore.
I thought about this one for a long time. It is now precious to me.
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