The Awakening

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Original title The Awakening
Category Horror, Thriller
UK Release Date
Production year 2011
Production Country
Directors Nick Murphy
Cast Rebecca Hall, Dominic West, Isaac Hempstead-Wright, Lucy Cohu, Cal Macaninch, Diana Kent, John Shrapnel, Anastasia Hille, Joseph Mawle, Imelda Staunton, Tilly Vosburgh, Richard Durden, Alfie Field, Ian Hanmore, Andrew Havill
Distributor Optimum Releasing


Set in post-World War I England in 1921, The Awakening follows a skeptical woman (Rebecca Hall THE TOWN) who travels to a countryside boarding school to investigate rumours of an apparent haunting. Just when she thinks she has debunked the ghost theory, she has a chilling spectral encounter which defies all her rational beliefs.