REVIEW: STONEHEARST ASYLUM
OVERVIEW: Millennium Entertainment is proud to announce that audiences can take home the gothic thriller, STONEHEARST ASYLUM, on DVD and Blu-Ray™ December 16, 2014. Directed by Brad Anderson (Transsiberian, The Machinist, The Call), the haunting film features the all-star cast of Kate Beckinsale (Pearl Harbor, Underworld series, Total Recall (2012)), Jim Sturgess (Across the Universe, 21, One Day, Upside Down), Academy Award® winner Michael Caine (Hannah and Her Sisters, The Dark Knight Trilogy, Inception) and Academy Award® winner Ben Kingsley (Gandhi, Shutter Island, Iron Man 3).
SYNOPSIS: When young doctor Edward Newgate (Sturgess) arrives at Stonehearst Asylum in search of an apprenticeship, he is warmly welcomed by superintendent Dr. Lamb (Kingsley) and a mesmerizing woman by the name of Eliza Graves
(Beckinsale). Edward is intrigued by Lamb’s modern methods of treating the insane until a series of unusual events leads him to make a horrifying discovery, exposing Lamb’s utopia and pushing Edward to the limits of his conscience. Inspired by a short story from Edgar Allan Poe, STONEHEARST ASYLUM is a tale in which nobody is who or what they appear to be. Also stars Michael
Caine, Brendan Gleeson and David Thewlis. STONEHEARST ASYLUM is produced by Mark Amin and Bruce Davey with Christa Campbell, Lati
Grobman, Mark Gill, Cami Winikoff and David Higgins serving as executive producers.
The film is
presented in widescreen in a 2.40:1 aspect ration preserving its
theatrical format. The picture is just flawless. Not only the
picture looks great in this release, also the sound it is good,
a 5.1 Dolby Digital in English that provides a good complement
to the picture. It also includes English
and Spanish subtitles.
Widescreen (2.40:1) 16x9
English DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1
Subtitles - English Spanish
Making Of Featurette