After the police discover a corpse in a shallow grave, they take it to father-and-son coroners Austin and Tommy Tilden. During their invasive examination, the duo comes into realization that they are dealing with something supernatural. Events lead to the death of the coroners and the police push away the case and externally untouched corpse from their county to the town.
The Autopsy of Jane Doe is a 2016 American horror film directed by André Øvredal. It stars Emile Hirsch and Brian Cox as father-and-son coroners who experience supernatural phenomena while examining the body of an unidentified woman (played by Olwen Kelly). It premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival on September 9, 2016, and will be released on December 21. It is Øvredal’s first English-language film.
The Autopsy of Jane Doe premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival on September 9, 2016. It will be released in the US on December 21, 2016.
The Autopsy of Jane Doe
Directed by: André Øvredal
Starring: Emile Hirsch, Brian Cox, Ophelia Lovibond, Michael McElhatton, Olwen Catherine Kelly, Parker Sawyers, Jane Perry
Screenplay by: Ian B. Goldberg, Richard Naing
Production Design by: Matt Gant
Cinematography by: Roman Osin
Film Editing by: Peter Gvozdas, Patrick Larsgaard
Costume Design by: Natalie Ward
Art Direction by: Astrid Sieben
Music by: Danny Bensi, Saunder Jurriaans
MPAA Rating: R for bloody horror violence, unsettling grisly images, graphic nudity, and language,
Studio: IFC Midnight
Release Date: December 21, 2016