The Box

The Box


Cast: Cameron Diaz (Being John Malkovich, The Mask), JamesMarsden (X-Men), Frank Langella (Frost/Nixon)
Directed by: Richard Kelly
Genre: Thriller
From the acclaimed director of Donnie Darko
Release: October 29, 2009

Norma and Arthur Lewis, a suburban couple with a young child, receive a simple wooden box as a gift, which bears fatal and irrevocable consequences. A mysterious stranger, delivers the message that the box promises to bestow upon its owner $1 million with the press of a button.

But, pressing this button willsimultaneously cause the death of another human being somewhere in the world; someone they don't know.

With just 24 hours to have the box in their possession, Norma and Arthur find themselves in the cross-hairs of a startling moral dilemma and must face the true nature of their humanity.