R | | Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
A suburban housewife learns that she has a dreamworld connection to a serial murderer, and must stop him from killing again.
The mental institution scenes were filmed at the Northampton State Hospital, an actual asylum in Northampton, Massachusetts, which was abandoned at the time.
Mirror, mirror, on the wall, who's the fairest of us all?
Rebecca Cooper: You're the fairest in this hall but Snow WHITE is THE...
Claire: Come on Rebecca, forget it's a play. Just, say it like you're saying it to me.
Rebecca Cooper: Snow White's the fairest of them all.
Claire: And again.
During sentencing, the judge tells Vivian "the State of Massachusetts has declared you insane," thus making him ineligible for the death penalty. In legal parlance, Massachusetts is always referred to as a Commonwealth, and does not practice the death penalty.
$4,593,872 (USA) (17 January 1999)