GenreDrama, Mystery, Thriller Music directorBenson Chen CountryChina
Release dateApril 29, 2014 (2014-04-29) WriterLeste Chen, Ren Peng CastZheng Xu (Xu Ruining), Karen Mok (Ren Xiaoyan), David Wang, Jing Hu, Zhong Lu Similar moviesBatman Forever, K-PAX, Good Will Hunting, Death Race 2, Empire of the Sun, Drag Me to Hell
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The Great Hypnotist is a 2014 Chinese mystery-thriller film directed by Leste Chen and starring Xu Zheng and Karen Mok. The film was released on April 29, 2014.
Dr. Ruining Xu is a prominent psychiatrist who is uses psychotherapy to treat his patients. His mentor, Professor Fang recommends a patient, Xiaoyan Ren who claims she can see ghosts. Ruining agrees to treat Xiaoyen, despite learning from his colleague who once treated her that there is something disturbing about her.
During his session with Xiaoyen, Ruining quickly learns that she is lying to him. By contacting a friend who works at child services, Ruining learns that Xiaoyen was actually abandoned by her adoptive parents after her adoptive mother became pregnant. She was then taken in by a foster family. However, Ruining realizes she is not actually lying, but had suppressed her darkest memories by making stories up.
Xu Zheng as Xu Ruining
Karen Mok as Ren Xiaoyan
The film reached US$44,070,000 at the Chinese box office. It earned a total of US$45.6 million internationally.