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Cast
Belen Rueda
Fernando Cayo
Roger Princep
Mabel Rivera
Andres Gertrudix
Montserrat Carulla
Directors
Juan Antonio Bayona
Screenwriters
Sergio G Sanchez
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The Orphanage
A ghost story gripped by the spirit of Del Toro...


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The Orphanage

Plot
Laura (Rueda) returns to the orphanage that was once her home with the intention of reopening it. As soon as her son (Príncep) finds an imaginary friend who once lived in the same institution, things take a definite turn for the spooky.


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A good old-fashioned horror in the best possible way, this is a beautifully told, terrifying ghost story that lingers with you long after the shivers have stopped.


Reviewed by Olly Richards

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