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When doctor Jerry Lovell (Liam Neeson, Oscar - nominee for "Schindler's List") discovers a young woman living alone in the backwoods of North Carolina, he is intrigued by her erratic behavior and unique pattern of speech.

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Top Critic Reviews


- Chuck O'Leary, Fantastica Daily, Thursday, June 24, 2010


- Cole Smithey,, Thursday, June 24, 2010


- Edward Guthmann, San Francisco Chronicle, Saturday, January 1, 2000

Audience Reviews

3 stars

Jodie Foster is a great actor. Watch this movie just to see her performance.

- Redlats, Tuesday, June 5, 2012

2 stars

Not a great movie.

- FilmFanatik, Monday, December 21, 2009

4 stars

i liked this film i thought it was inspirational and heart warming and probably jodie fosters best acting ever she did a performance of a lifetime and a really good film and really worth a watch

- FiLmCrAzY, Friday, April 24, 2009