5.7/10
325
15 user 1 critic

Jake's Closet (2007)

Trailer
1:42 | Trailer

Watch Now

From $2.99 (SD) on Amazon Video

Jake's Closet takes you back through childhood in a suspenseful and deeply moving story that dives deep into the mind of a little boy under the stress of a fractured family.

Director:

Writer:

Reviews

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

After being abducted as children, and suffering years of abuse, a teenage boy and girl find themselves living on the street.

Director: Damian Harris
Stars: Gillian Jacobs, John Malkovich, Ryan Simpkins
Cold Storage I (2009)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

A young woman has a fatal car accident, and is discovered by a simple-minded mountain hermit. He takes her lifeless body back to his cabin. There he nurtures her as if she were alive... and in his mind she is.

Director: Tony Elwood
Stars: Nick Searcy, Matt Keeslar, Joelle Carter
Rodney (2004–2008)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Stand-up comedian Rodney Carrington would like to take you to the middle of real, everyday America. In the tradition of "Home Improvement" and "Roseanne" comes a down-to-earth guy's guy who... See full summary »

Stars: Rodney Carrington, Jennifer Aspen, Nick Searcy
Jug Face (2013)
Drama | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Jug Face tells the story of a pregnant teen trying to escape a backwoods community when she discovers that she may be sacrificed to a creature in a pit.

Director: Chad Crawford Kinkle
Stars: Sean Bridgers, Lauren Ashley Carter, Kaitlin Cullum
Daddy's Home (2010)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

When an elementary school teacher named Angelica gets involved with a newly relocated family, she discovers that they are hiding from more than just a broken marriage. What do you do when Daddy comes home?

Director: Justin Price
Stars: Christina Trevino, C.H. Morris, Sebastian Trevino
Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A Mississippi district attorney and the widow of Medgar Evers struggle to finally bring a white racist to justice for the 1963 murder of the civil rights leader.

Director: Rob Reiner
Stars: Alec Baldwin, James Woods, Whoopi Goldberg
The Woman I (2011)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

When a successful country lawyer captures and attempts to "civilize" the last remaining member of a violent clan that has roamed the Northeast coast for decades, he puts the lives of his family in jeopardy.

Director: Lucky McKee
Stars: Pollyanna McIntosh, Brandon Gerald Fuller, Lauren Ashley Carter
The X Files (1998)
Drama | Mystery | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Mulder and Scully must fight the government in a conspiracy and find the truth about an alien colonization of Earth.

Director: Rob Bowman
Stars: David Duchovny, Gillian Anderson, John Neville
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
...
Jules
...
Peter
Anthony De Marco ...
Jake (as Anthony DeMarco)
Monette Magrath ...
Ruth
...
Sam Stone
...
...
Mrs. Bender
Emerson David ...
Zombie
...
Emma
Edit

Storyline

Jake's Closet takes you back through childhood in a suspenseful and deeply moving story that dives deep into the mind of a little boy under the stress of a fractured family.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama | Horror | Thriller

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

July 2007 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Um Lugar Assustador  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Like a Modern Day Pan's Labyrinth
29 August 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Jake's Closet has the emotional power of Kramer vs. Kramer combined with the imagination of Pan's Labyrinth. Even the beginning special effect seems to give a nod to Pan's Labyrinth. But this is a story that takes place in modern times, not in a war sixty years ago and in that way it has even more resonance today. Jake's Closet is about a boy, an only child, practically alone on summer vacation, dealing with his family falling apart. It's a horror movie like The Others and The Sixth Sense, a horror movie for the thinking person. If you're looking for a slasher movie, this won't be your cup of tea but if you're looking for a story that is both touching and suspenseful with good acting, this is the movie for you. At the screening I saw, I swear there was one moment where the entire audience screamed. I highly recommend catching this film.


5 of 10 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
worst movie ever made debo0187
Coming out when? DDMac
Jake's Closet haveittodayray-1
Best of Fests SCREENING 2/13/07 7:30pm outposttv
sort of like an American 'Spirit of the Beehive' ohf81
OMG really??? chasejennifer
Discuss Jake's Closet (2007) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?