DVD 104 mins IMDB 6.5
PG-13 (Parental Guidance)
The Skeleton Key
Universal Studios (2005)
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Seen It:
Thriller, Mystery
USA  /  English

Joy Bryant Jill
Kate Hudson Caroline Ellis
John Hurt Ben Devereaux
Gena Rowlands Violet Devereaux
Peter Sarsgaard Luke
Maxine Barnett Mama Cynthia
Fahnlohnee R. Harris Hallie
Marion Zinser Bayou Woman
Deneen Tyler Desk Nurse
Ann Dalrymple C.N.A.

Director Iain Softley; Softley
Producer Michael Shamberg; Iain Softley; Daniel Bobker; Stacey Sher
Writer Ehren Kruger; Kruger
Cinematography Daniel Mindel
Musician Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Ed Shearmur; Georges Bizet

Kate Hudson stars in this thriller based on a women who takes a job position in Louisana taking care of an elderly man. She finds a hidden dark secret in the attic of an old house. As she tries to unravel the secret that has been hiding in the attic, she discovers just what the people she is working for have been hiding. Will she be able to make it out alive, or will she be caught while trying to put the pieces together.

Edition Details
Distributor Universal Studios
Edition Widescreen Edition
Barcode 025192585029
Region Region 1
Release Date 11/15/2005
Packaging Keep Case
Screen Ratio Theatrical Widescreen (2.35:1)
Subtitles English; French; Spanish; English (Closed Captioned)
Audio Tracks Dolby Digital 5.1 [English]
Dolby Digital 5.1 [French]
Dolby Digital 5.1 [Spanish]
Layers Single Side, Dual Layer
Nr of Disks/Tapes 1
Personal Details
Purchase Price $12.98
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