Case 39 Movie Some Cases Should Never Be Opened.


Case 39

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2010 | R | Horror Sci-Fi | 1hr, 49m

A social worker rescues a young girl from abusive parents but begins to suspect the girl may not be so innocent after all.

U.S. Release Date

Case 39 release date was Friday, October 1, 2010. in 2,211 theaters

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Tuesday, January 4, 2011

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Directed by

Christian Alvart


Ray Wright


Rating MPAA

R for violence and terror, including disturbing images


"Case 39" is a horror film starring Renée Zellweger as family services social worker Emily Jenkins. Emily thinks she has seen it all until she meets her newest, most mysterious case, troubled 10-year old Lilith Sullivan (Jodelle Ferland). Emily's worst fears are confirmed when the parents try to kill Lilith, their only daughter. Emily saves her and decides to take her in herself until the right foster family comes along.

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