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Disturbed | MIDWEST METAL Disturbed

Asylum

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
runtime:
90 minutes
Limited Release Date:
08/12/05
performer:
Marton Csokas, Natasha Richardson, Hugh Bonneville, Ian McKellen
director:
David Mackenzie
distributor:
Paramount Classics
author:
Chris Baylis
genre:
Mystery and Thriller

We gave it a B-

Global warming! Nazis! Werewolves! Disturbed pack their fifth disc Asylum with so much scary stuff it should come with a night-light. The Chicago metal warriors give Metallica pummel a modern-rock sheen, and frontman David Draiman operatically savors phrases like ”immortal sin that has enveloped me completely.” Unfortunately, Draiman isn’t a wild-man barker, he’s a lawyerly declaimer, convinced we need to ponder his Every. Single. Thought. We don’t. B?

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