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R| 1 hr. 37 min.

Plot Summary
A tale of terror when a group of asbestos removal workers start work in an abandoned insane asylum. The complex of buildings looms up out of the woods like a dormant beast. Grand, imposing ... abandoned, deteriorating. The residents of Danvers, Massachusetts steer well clear of the place. But Danvers State Mental Hospital, closed down for 15 years, is about to receive five new visitors...

Cast: Peter Mullan , David Caruso , Stephen Gevedon , Josh Lucas , Brendan Sexton III , Paul Guilfoyle , Lonnie Farmer , Sheila Stasack

Director: Brad Anderson

Genres: Thriller, Horror

Distributor: USA Films

Session 9 (2001)

Release Date: August 10th, 2001|1 hr. 37 min.

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  • 80
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    A spine-tingler directed with fierce finesse. show more

  • 50
    Edward Guthmann San Francisco Chronicle

    The story doesn't quite pay off, characters are underwritten and the surprise ending is contrived and unconvincing. show more

  • 90
    Joe Morgenstern Wall Street Journal

    Pulls you in with smooth assurance, then holds you hostage to extremely creepy developments in the most awesome haunted house since "The Shining." show more

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