A Harvard Medical School graduate takes a position at a mental institution and soon becomes obsessed with a female mental patient, but he has no idea of a recent and horrifying staffing change.

  1. Joe Gangemi


  2. Edgar Allan Poe


  3. Brad Anderson


Top Billed Cast

  1. Kate Beckinsale

    Kate Beckinsale

    Eliza Graves

  2. Jim Sturgess

    Jim Sturgess

    Edward Newgate

  3. David Thewlis

    David Thewlis

    Mickey Finn

  4. Brendan Gleeson

    Brendan Gleeson

    The Alienist

  5. Ben Kingsley

    Ben Kingsley

    Silas Lamb

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Stonehearst Asylum
Stonehearst Asylum



Status Released

Release Information

  • October 24, 2014
    Theatrical (limited)


    Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Films given this rating may contain sexual content, brief or partial nudity, some strong language and innuendo, humor, mature themes, political themes, terror and/or intense action violence. However, bloodshed is rarely present. This is the minimum rating at which drug content is present.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 52m

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