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- Halle Berry

Overview - GOTHIKA stars Halle Berry as Dr. Miranda Grey, a psychiatrist who becomes a patient in her own mental hospital after she is accused of murdering her husband (Charles S. Dutton). Grey's only initial memory of the incident involves a chilling encounter with a distraught girl (Kathleen Mackey) on a rain-soaked road.  Read more...

 
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Overview

GOTHIKA stars Halle Berry as Dr. Miranda Grey, a psychiatrist who becomes a patient in her own mental hospital after she is accused of murdering her husband (Charles S. Dutton). Grey's only initial memory of the incident involves a chilling encounter with a distraught girl (Kathleen Mackey) on a rain-soaked road. The incarcerated and medicated Grey is now haunted by the same apparition, and she must convince her former colleague Pete Graham (Robert Downey Jr.) that she is not insane or guilty of murder. Meanwhile, the seemingly mad ramblings of Chloe (Penelope Cruz), one of Grey's former patients, now make more sense, and Grey must throw aside clinical logic to solve the supernatural murder mystery. Kassovitz, who is already a capable actor (AMELIE) and director (CRIMSON RIVERS), makes the leap to Hollywood filmmaking with GOTHIKA. Drawing from heavily from the Japanese horror renaissance that began with RINGU in the late 1990s, Kassovitz conjures up a forebodingly stark and shadowy tale. Berry continues her remarkable string of success (after her Oscar-winning role in MONSTER'S BALL, along with DIE ANOTHER DAY and X-MEN 2), portraying Grey as a traumatized and vulnerable yet determined woman who must unravel the brutal and bizarre knot of her own lost memory. As Grey's coworker, Downey Jr. adds an intriguing element to the film, and Cruz, as a frustrated inmate, gives an unusual quirky performance. A scare-laden thriller that delights in the strange and the frightening, GOTHIKA proves to be one of the finest of 2003's many horror films.

Cast List

Penélope Cruz - Spanish actress, VOLVER
Charles S. Dutton - Actor/Director
Charles Dutton - Actor/Director
John Carroll Lynch
Mathieu Kassovitz - Director/"Cafe Au Lait"
Sebastian Gutierrez - Director, SHE CREATURE (2001)
Kathleen Mackey - Creepy girl from GOTHIKA
Halle Berry - Oscar winning actress, MONSTER'S BALL
Robert Downey Jr. - American actor, CHAPLIN (1992), IRON MAN (2008)
Bernard Hill - British Actor

 
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    DVD Format
  • Format: DVD
  • Run Time: 98
  • Color Format: Color
  • UPC: 883929091508
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Rating: R (MPAA)
  • Release Date: November 2009

Related Categories:
Movies > Horror/Suspense

Related Keywords:
Ghosts
Mystery
Suspense
Thriller
Murder
Supernatural
Theatrical Release
Murder Investigations

 
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Notes:
Theatrical Release Date: November 21, 2003

Reviews:
"...Berry takes on the plump genre role with tense earnestness. And she's met head-on by Robert Downey Jr...." - 11/28/2003 Entertainment Weekly, p.98


"The casting of Halle Berry is useful to the movie, because she evokes a vulnerable quality that triggers our concern." - 11/21/2003 Chicago Sun-Times, p.38

 
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