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We Have Always Lived in the Castle (2018)

Not Rated | | Drama, Mystery, Thriller | 17 May 2019 (USA)
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Merricat, Constance and their Uncle Julian live in isolation after experiencing a family tragedy six years earlier. When cousin Charles arrives to steal the family fortune, he also threatens a dark secret they've been hiding.

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Stacie Passon

Writers:

Mark Kruger (screenplay by), Shirley Jackson (based on the novel by)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Taissa Farmiga ... Merricat Blackwood
Alexandra Daddario ... Constance Blackwood
Crispin Glover ... Uncle Julian
Sebastian Stan ... Charles Blackwood
Paula Malcomson ... Helen Clarke
Peter Coonan ... Bobby Dunham
Ian Toner ... Jim Donnell
Joanne Crawford ... Stella
Anna Nugent ... Lucille Wright
Peter O'Meara ... Sam Clarke
Luan James Geary Luan James Geary ... Sean Harris (as Luan James-Geary)
Cormac Melia Cormac Melia ... Tim Harris
Liz O'Sullivan Liz O'Sullivan ... Mrs. Harris
Bosco Hogan ... Old Ned
Stephen Hogan ... John Blackwood
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Merricat, Constance and their Uncle Julian live in isolation after experiencing a family tragedy six years earlier. When cousin Charles arrives to steal the family fortune, he also threatens a dark secret they've been hiding.

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Country:

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Language:

English

Release Date:

17 May 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

We Have Always Lived in the Castle See more »

Filming Locations:

Dublin, Ireland See more »

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Sebastian Stan and Crispin Glover also starred together in Hot Tub Time Machine (2010). See more »

Quotes

[talking Constance throught the door]
Charles Blackwood: There'll never be anyone like me, Connie. Who's gonna love you? Nobody. Nobody's gonna love you. Is that what you want, Connie?
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Another Mystery Novel Adaptation
7 June 2019 | by btm-09410See all my reviews

As with most mystery films in modern cinema the intrigue which captures an audiences attention lies in a film-makers ability to sustain and unravel a plot sufficiently over the duration of a movie.

The pacing of this movie is painfully slow, but only because there is a limited amount of content to faithfully adapt. Otherwise, it's well acted, surprising and suspenseful.

Do yourself a favor and do not ruin the movie's plot for yourself before you watch it, otherwise you'll be depriving yourself of most its entertainment value


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