SILENT FALL

Richard Dreyfuss, Linda Hamilton, John Lithgow, J.T. Walsh, Liv Tyler

R | 1994

Drama  Thriller  Mystery

Buy or Rent from:
Silent Fall

A Savage Crime. A Silent Witness.

silent_fall_poster
Photos

101 min

A conservative New England community is shattered by the grisly murder of a wealthy middle-aged couple. They only eyewitness is the victims’ 9-year-old autistic son. A therapist with a troubled history is brought in to work with the boy who must also confront his personal demons.

Directed By:

Bruce Beresford

Written By:

Akiva Goldsman

Starring:

Richard Dreyfuss, Linda Hamilton, John Lithgow, J.T. Walsh, Liv Tyler, Ben Faulkner

Quotes:

Dr. Jake Rainer:
Abuse victims are always the best actors. They have to be, to live their whole lives with the pain and shame pretending there is nothing wrong. It’s the greatest performance of all.

Dr. Jake Rainer:
Two thousand years ago we worshiped them [autistics] as gods. Three hundred years ago we burned them at the stake, as witches. Now we treat them with drugs… and therapy.

Start typing and press Enter to search