Overview

Michael Harding (Penn Badgley) returns home from military school to find his mother (Sela Ward) happily in love and living with her new boyfriend, David (Dylan Walsh). As the two men get to know each other, Michael becomes more and more suspicious of the man who is always there with a helpful hand. Is he really the man of her dreams or could David be hiding a dark side?

  1. Nelson McCormick

    Director

  2. J.S. Cardone

    Screenplay

  3. Donald E. Westlake

    Story

  4. Brian Garfield

    Story

  5. Carolyn Lefcourt

    Story

Top Billed Cast

  1. Dylan Walsh

    Dylan Walsh

    David Harris

  2. Sela Ward

    Sela Ward

    Susan Harding

  3. Penn Badgley

    Penn Badgley

    Michael Harding

  4. Amber Heard

    Amber Heard

    Kelly Porter

  5. Sherry Stringfield

    Sherry Stringfield

    Leah

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Facts

Status Released

Release Information

  • October 16, 2009
    PG-13
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Films given this rating may contain sexual content, brief or partial nudity, some strong language and innuendo, humor, mature themes, political themes, terror and/or intense action violence. However, bloodshed is rarely present. This is the minimum rating at which drug content is present.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 41m

Budget $20,000,000.00

Revenue $31,198,531.00

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