Back to top

Asylum (2005)

Twitter
Cast
Natasha Richardson, Sean Harris, Marton Csokas
Released
2005
Spoiler alert
Blog entry

Stella, wife of newly installed deputy superintendent psychiatrist Max, watches through bars as nurses restrain a screaming patient. (0:08)

Patient Edgar meets with psychiatrist Peter.
Edgar: "You've cured me."
Peter: "Of what exactly?"
Edgar: "Severe personality disorder with features of morbid jealousy." Superintendent Jack tells Peter, "The home office will be apoplectic." (0:31)

Stellas husband, psychiatrist Max tells Peter, "You're fixated." (0:33)
Peter: "Spare us the grandiosity." (0:33)

Stellas son Charlie drowns. His funeral in the cemetery. (1:12)

Max tells Stella, "... and it will be replaced by devastating grief." (1:15)

Peter escorts Stella, now a patient herself, into the locked ward, has her swallow an unidentified drug, then injects her with another drug. (1:16)

In a session Stella tells Peter, "It was all an obsession." (1:20)

Session: Peter and Stella
Peter: "Would you like a drink?" He proposes that she live with him. Peter gives Stella a ring that belonged to his mother. (1:25)

Peter tells Stella,referring to Edgar, "Might be useful for his recovery to see you've moved on..." (1:27)

Stella jumps to her death. (1:32)

Max visits Charlie's grave next to that of Stella. (1:33)