Brad Anderson’s, Stonehearst Asylum is the latest Poe adaptation to hit the masses and it looks genius. The haunting visuals and generally dark atmosphere echo the memories of some of Hammer’s greatest films. And the cast, which is absolutely stacked, all but guarantees this one is going to be a beauty.
You’ll certainly want to check out the trailer attached below. It’s a damn gem!
Kate Beckinsale (Underworld), Jim Sturgess (Cloud Atlas), Michael Caine (Batman Begins), Ben Kingsley (Iron Man 3), Brendan Gleeson (28 Days Later) and Jason Flemyng (The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen) star.
Millennium Entertainment will release Stonehearst Asylum in theaters and On Demand October 24, 2014.
Synopsis: A recent medical school grad who takes a position at a mental institution soon finds himself taken with one of his colleagues — though he has no initial idea of a recent, horrifying staffing change.