Rachel Carlson, a successful novelist moves to a small Scottish village to move on with her life after the death of her son. Strange things start to happen when she is haunted by ghosts and real life terror.

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Thomas Carlson (as Beans Balawi)
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Reverend James McMahon (as Michael Wilson)
Polly Frame ...
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Ceit Kearney ...
Gaelic Speaking Woman
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Kate McCulloch (as Nichola B)
Jamie Edgell ...
Gordon McCloud
Anne Smith ...
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After the tragic drowning of her 5 year old son, best selling thriller novelist Rachel Carlson moves to a remote cottage on the Scottish coast. But Rachel's demons have followed her as loneliness and paranoia leave her not knowing what's real and what's imagination in the fight to save her life. Written by Ashli

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Rated R for some images of violence | See all certifications »

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17 January 2006 (USA)  »

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$38,918 (South Africa) (26 May 2006)
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Trivia

The song playing as Rachel arrives at Mary's party is the "Star of the County Down" See more »

Goofs

While talking to the "psychic" lady for the first time, Rachel holds the shoulder strap of her bag with her left hand. In the reflection in the window behind the lady her hand is down, however. See more »

Quotes

Rachel Carlson: Why is it everyone paints their boats the exact same color as their houses?
Angus McCulloch: Well, that's actually a tradition here. The wife needs to be able to look out on the water and know her husband's okay.
Rachel Carlson: That's very romantic.
Angus McCulloch: And we also get a tax-break on the paint, which is also very romantic.
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Features Dead of Night (1945) See more »

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Happy Birthday To You
Written by Patty S. Hill and Mildred J. Hill
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pretty good actually
10 January 2006 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

not a bad movie at all. more of a love story than a ghost story - but the two are woven together pretty successfully. The ending falls short, but the rest of the film is well planned.

Moore is an odd choice for the lead, but she turns out pretty good - despite a general unbelievable reaction to later events in the story ( but this is more script ).

some beautiful cinematography and settings, and a few creepy moments. Some good acting too ( but some mediochre stuff mixed in ). Its clear why this movie was not mainstream enough for the theatre, but its a worthy DVD rental or download. On the whole Its a strange one - i thought it was very good, but also not very good at the same time.

7/10


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