In the Mouth of Madness

"Good"

In the Mouth of Madness Review


Curious recursive horror movie, in which mild-mannered Sam Neill is sent to investigate the disappearance of a massively famous horror author (Jürgen Prochnow). Turns out Prochnow's Sutter Cane is living in his own horrific imagination, and anyone that visits his town finds himself living there too. And Cane's world of hell is set to move on out to the rest of the world when his latest book (and movie) come out. Neill is effective but sidekick Julie Carmen (who?) comes off as the poor man's Talia Shire. Overall this is a relatively original riff on the genre, and worth checking out for horror fans looking for a bit of a new spin.


In the Mouth of Madness

Facts and Figures

Run time: 95 mins

In Theaters: Friday 3rd February 1995

Box Office Worldwide: $8.9M

Budget: $8M

Distributed by: New Line Home Entertainment

Production compaines: New Line Cinema

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 3 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 47%
Fresh: 15 Rotten: 17

IMDB: 7.2 / 10

Cast & Crew

Director:

Producer:

Starring: as John Trent, as Linda Styles, as Sutter Cane, as Dr. Wrenn, as Mr. Paul, as Jackson Harglow, as Saperstein, Wilhelm von Homburg as Simon, Conrad Bergschneider as Axe Maniac, as Robinson, as Mrs. Pickman

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