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Pathology (2008)

A group of medical students devise a deadly game: to see which one of them can commit the perfect murder.

Director:

Marc Schölermann

Writers:

Mark Neveldine (as Neveldine), Brian Taylor (as Taylor)

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Milo Ventimiglia ... Ted Grey
Michael Weston ... Jake Gallo
Alyssa Milano ... Gwen Williamson
Lauren Lee Smith ... Juliette Bath
Johnny Whitworth ... Griffin Cavenaugh
John de Lancie ... Dr. Quentin Morris
Mei Melançon ... Catherine Ivy
Keir O'Donnell ... Ben Stravinsky
Buddy Lewis ... Harper Johnson
Dan Callahan ... Chip Bentwood
Larry Drake ... Fat Bastard
Med Abrous Med Abrous ... Young Pathology Resident
Alan Blumenfeld ... Mr. Williamson
Gary Buckner ... Motherfucker
Jeb Burris Jeb Burris ... Worker
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Storyline

Harvard Medical School graduate Dr. Ted Grey arrives at one of the nations most prestigious Pathology programs and is quickly noticed by the program's privileged and elite band of pathology interns who invite him into their crowd. It is also here, where he is introduced to Dr. Jake Gallo, who brings him to a secluded wing, where he and four other indulge in their after-hours, extra-curricular activities...finding ways to commit the perfect murder! Written by suspicious

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Taglines:

No body is safe. See more »

Genres:

Crime | Horror | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for disturbing and perverse behavior throughout, including violence, gruesome images, strong sexual content, nudity, drug use and language | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 April 2008 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Patologija See more »

Filming Locations:

Pasadena, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$8,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$54,244, 20 April 2008

Gross USA:

$109,846

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$3,234,706
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital | DTS (5.1)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Actress Lauren Lee Smith (Juliette) and actor Johnny Whitworth (Griffin) were bothe regulars on CSI for a while. Lauren Lee Smith on CSI and Johnny Whitworth on CSI: Miami. Johnny's character name on CSI: Miami was Jake, and Michael Weston's character name in this movie is also Jake. See more »

Goofs

(at around 45 mins) When the doctors slam the Asian man's corpse into the wall (on the gurney), it is clear that the actor puts his hands up defensively before he falls. See more »

Quotes

Jake Gallo: Really, who needs a reason? We're animals. It's our nature to kill. Remember?
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Crazy Credits

SPOILER: Halfway through the end credits, the film cut's back to Dr. Ben Stravinsky looking at his watch, counting down the final seconds of a poison taking effect. See more »

Connections

References Dr. Giggles (1992) See more »

Soundtracks

Bibo No Aozora
Written by Ryuichi Sakamoto
Performed by Selectracks Studio Ensemble
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Impressed and surprised... PATHOLOGIZED!
20 April 2008 | by mickeyshamrockSee all my reviews

Hi friends - I'm going to be honest here, PATHOLOGY really impressed and surprised me. On the surface PATHOLOGY seems like a fun, silly, popcorn movie (from the writers of CRANK) in the vein of FLATLINERS or ANATOMY – however, excellent direction, great photography, and solid performances really elevate this little horror/thriller and make it so much better than I (and I'm assume you) could expect. It's a shame that MGM hung this movie out to dry in the theaters but I'm guessing it's because they didn't know how to market it. You see: PATHOLOGY is kind of immoral, mean spirited, filled with sex, and features some great medical based gore – my (and I'm assuming your) kind of movie – but certainly not an easy sell. I guess at it's core PATHOLOGY is a fun, silly, popcorn movie but it's executed so well that it rises above the rest of the trash in the theater right now (4.20.08). So check this movie out – I think you (and you) will like it.


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