THE PINING (2019) Reviews and overview


The Pining is a 2019 American supernatural horror feature film about members of a therapy group that begin to die in strange ways.

Written and directed by Eduardo Castrillo, the Uncia Films production stars Diogo Hausen (The Dark Knight Rises), Tom Sizemore (Mission Overlord; Black Wake; Halloweed; et al), Jackie Dallas (Stranger Things) and Natalie Gibson.


When members of Joe’s (Diogo Hausen) therapy group start dying under mysterious circumstances, Detective Harris (Jackie Dallas) is forced to reopen a cold case. Her only lead: burnt-out priest Father William (Tom Sizemore) – the group therapy leader who seems to know more than what is in his police statements…

Cast and characters:

  • Diogo Hausen … Joe
  • Tom Sizemore … Father William
  • Jackie Dallas … Detective Harris
  • Connie Jo Sechrist … Kara
  • Miguel A. Núñez Jr.
  • Jonez Cain … Alison
  • Marcus D. Spencer
  • Ken Thrift … Officer Jenkins
  • Alexander Hero … Hank Tennerman
  • Mark Krenik … Officer Ross
  • Matt Fuentes … Giovanni Regressi
  • Bo! Campbell … Tony
  • William “Will” Daubert … Captain Devareaux
  • Michael J. Gwynn … Police Officer Holmes
  • Kerstin Karu … Brooke

Technical details:

73 minutes