Orphanage, The (El Orfanato) dvd

DVDs - Films in Spanish from Latin America and Spain - English AND Spanish Subtitles


SKU: 794043120718 Warner Brothers

The Orphanage (El Orfanato) dvd - 2007 film directed by Juan Antonio Bayonia. Exciting thriller from award-winner Guillermo del Toro. Returning to her childhood home, a seaside orphanage - A woman brings her family to open an orphanage for handicapped children. Before long, her son starts to communicate with an invisible new friend The former orphan Laura raises her adopted son Simon with her husband Carlos in an old house and former orphanage where she was raised. Simon is HIV positive and tells Laura that he has five invisible friends, and she believes they are fruit of his imagination. Laura decides to reopen an orphanage for handicapped children in the location and during the opening party, Simon calls her to show the little cabin of his friend Tomás. The busy Laura does not gives much attention to her son; then she sees a mysterious masked boy and Simon vanishes. Laura feels the presence of other persons in the house and months later, the desperate Laura invites a team of parapsychologists to try to unravel the mystery. Stars Belén Rueda, Fernando Cayo and Roger Prí­ncep. Rated R for some disturbing content. 105 minutes. Spanish audio with optional subtitles in Spanish or English.