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Orphan

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Orphan

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
runtime:
123 minutes
Wide Release Date:
07/24/09
performer:
Peter Sarsgaard, Jimmy Bennett, Vera Farmiga, Karel Roden
director:
Jaume Collet-Serra
distributor:
Warner Bros.
author:
David Johnson
genre:
Horror, Drama

We gave it a D

In Orphan, Peter Sarsgaard and Vera Farmiga play parents who adopt Esther, a 9-year-old Russian girl with a thick Boris-and-Natasha accent and a sweet tooth for evil. Bad-seed movies don’t come any trashier, due in part to an icky Freudian twist near the end. EXTRAS include several deleted scenes and a ”chilling” alternate ending that really isn’t all that chilling. D

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