The Orphanage by Juan Antonio Bayona
2007
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Juan Antonio Bayona, 2007

Cast: Belén Rueda, Fernando Cayo and Roger Príncep

Synopsis:
Many years ago, Laura left the orphanage where she had spent her childhood. Now, thirty years later, she returns with her husband Carlos and her young son Simon, with a dream of restoring and reopening the long-abandoned orphanage as a home for disabled children. But the mysterious surroundings awaken Simon’s imagination and the boy starts to spin a web of fantastic tales and not-so innocent games...

As events take a sinister turn, Laura slowly becomes convinced that something long-hidden and terrible is lurking in the old house, something waiting to emerge and inflict appalling damage on her family.

© Rodar y Rodar Cine y Televisión, S.L / Telecinco Cinema, S.A., 2006.

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Country: Spain / Mexico
Year: 2007
Length: 105 minutes
Certificate: 15
Image © Optimum Releasing