Starring: Naomi Watts, Jacob Tremblay, Oliver Platt, Charlie Heaton, David Cubitt
Psychological thriller directed by Farren Blackburn which follows widowed child psychologist, Mary Portman (Naomi Watts), who lives in an isolated existence in rural New England with her disabled son Steven Portman, (Charlie Heaton).
After Mary decides to take on a new client, Tom Patterson (Jacob Tremblay), he disappears from her home in a deadly snowstorm. Soon Mary begins having nightmares and she starts to wonder if Tom is haunting her.
Best Quotes from Trailer:
Mary Portman: That’s not my son, it’s just a body that I feed and wash and clothe.
[we see Mary bathing her son, she pushes his head down in the water to drown him, we then see Mary suddenly wakeup from after having this nightmare]
Dr. Wilson: Hi, Mary.
Mary Portman: Hi, Dr. Wilson.
Dr. Wilson: How’s Steven doing?
Mary Portman: Same as last week and the week before. I lost him that day I lost Richard in the car.
[referring to her patient, Tom]
Mary Portman: He’s dealing with a lot of grief after his mom died.
Grace: We’re moving him to Boston.
Mary Portman: Is that really necessary? He can just stay here.
[referring to bringing Tom back to her home]
Mary Portman: It’s like I had my little boy back.
[on the phone]
Dr. Wilson: Hi, Mary. How is it all going?
Mary Portman: To tell you the truth I think it’ll be good for all of us.
[we see Tom sat on the couch as Mary goes into another room to talk, suddenly the door shuts closed]
Mary Portman: Tom! Tom? Tom!
[Mary sees that Tom has runaway as she sees his footprints in the snow]
News Anchor: [referring to Tom] Authorities have stated that the child could not have survived the severe drop in temperature.
Mary Portman: I feel so guilty.
Dr. Wilson: You cannot blame yourself.
Mary Portman: I haven’t been sleeping that well. I saw Tom, but everybody’s been saying that he’s dead.
Dr. Wilson: Your sleep problems are making it difficult for you to distinguish your nightmares from reality.
Mary Portman: No, something is happening! Steven has scratches on his face!
Dr. Wilson: Listen to what you’re saying, you’re talking about ghosts!
Mary Portman: Something’s going on and not just in my head, I can prove it!
Mary Portman: [to Steven] I’m going to get you out of here.
Mary Portman: You have to believe me, it’s real!
Shut In is set for release in the US November 11th.