After his wife's sudden death, a best selling author returns to his cabin retreat where he receives paranormal visitations and becomes involved in a custody battle.
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 Mike Noonan (2 episodes, 2011)
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 Mattie Devore (2 episodes, 2011)
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 Jo Noonan (2 episodes, 2011)
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 Sara Tidwell (2 episodes, 2011)
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 Sid Noonan (2 episodes, 2011)
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 Marty (2 episodes, 2011)
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 Kyra Devore (2 episodes, 2011)
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 Bill Dean (2 episodes, 2011)
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 Max Devore (2 episodes, 2011)
Deborah Grover ...
 Rogette Whitmore (2 episodes, 2011)
Jefferson Mappin ...
 Buddy Jellison (2 episodes, 2011)
Deborah Allen ...
 Brenda Meserve (2 episodes, 2011)
Cienna Prendergast ...
 Kisha Tidwell (2 episodes, 2011)
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 Deputy George Footman (2 episodes, 2011)
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 Young Max Devore (2 episodes, 2011)
Shane Anderson ...
 Lance Devore (2 episodes, 2011)
Joel Freckelton ...
 Harold Noonan (2 episodes, 2011)
Gregory Penney ...
 Young Normal Jellison (2 episodes, 2011)
Geordie Brown ...
 Young Edgar White (2 episodes, 2011)
Aja Deeble ...
 Dean Daughter (2 episodes, 2011)
Fiona Forsythe ...
 Jellison Daughter (2 episodes, 2011)
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Bestselling novelist Mike Noonan, unable to cope after his wife's sudden death, returns to the couple's lakeside retreat in Maine, where he becomes involved in a custody battle between a young widow and her child's enormously wealthy grandfather. Mike inexplicably receives mysterious ghostly visitations, escalating nightmares and the realization that his late wife still has something to tell him. Written by nitorch

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Beware the lake.

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When Sara is murdered she spits blood over her killer's shirt and face but moments later his shirt and face are clean. See more »

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A waste of 4 hrs of my life
12 December 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I am a Stephen King fan, but have not read this particular book. I will say that I prefer King's earlier works and I have not been overly pleased with the movie adaptations of his books. I am a huge Pierce Brosnan fan, which is why I watched, but this has got to be one of the worst things he has ever done, but that could have been due to poor directing. There were so many pieces of the story that were missing, the story line was very choppy. It made me wonder if it had been heavily edited. I read a bit about the book on Wikipedia. I don't understand why the story was changed, the book seemed so much more interesting. The book ending was much more dramatic than the movie. The 1st night was not very good, but since I had already invested 2 hours, I thought I would go ahead and finish it. I would rather have watched reruns of Dog the Bounty Hunter. I say read the book, skip the mini series.


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