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After losing their baby, a married couple adopt 9-year old Esther, who may not be as innocent as she seems.

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 2009-07-24

Runtime 123 minutes

Budget $20m

Revenue $78m


TMDB 7.0


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sally.butterfly shared a tip "The plot twist left me creeped out for hours"

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gabrielle_grosbety shared a tip "Creepy children archetype done right"

lauren_walker_3529 shared a tip "I'm Looking forward to the prequel."

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SpongeBubble shared a tip "Mind-blowing plot twist I wish I could have my memory wiped clean to watch this movie again for the first time"

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horrorgeek shared a tip "A bit of an odd one but it genuinely doesn't seem like any of the others I've seen"

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kristina_barnes_7201 shared a tip "Great plot twist!"

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eggzo shared a tip "Absolutely love this one! Just realized she was clove from the hunger games!!! Great acting!"

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tammy_ward_9632 shared a tip "Love this good movie"

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sharon_hendricks shared a tip "This is one of my favorite ‘evil kids’ movies"

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asmr_barbie shared a tip "Not your typical horror movie, for that I really enjoyed! Holy this family really didn't know what they were getting into."

stephanie_kendrick shared a tip "Good twist"

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mlhawkins shared a tip "🙌"

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indubitaly_adalu shared a tip "The first time I watched this was with a parent. Do not recommend. Great movie though."

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kathryn_lang shared a tip "This plot line had me. I'm not even crazy about horror thrillers but this movie had me the whole time"

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monique_contreras shared a tip "A good thriller that plays it's script well but the twist at the end makes the movie shockingly watchable"

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amberly_elizabeth shared a tip "Highly enjoyed this one!"

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nicole_graham_-_mor shared a tip "Love it! Nice late night movie to watch!"

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brenda_hurley shared a tip "Insane!!!"

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berberslaynut shared a tip "So so good. Really creepy and scary. Totally recommend."

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ellaa_ shared a tip "scary"

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shea_boman shared a tip "Definitely in my top ten horror! LOVE this movie. 5/5"

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chrissy_moroni shared a tip "Original story with a surprising twist"

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marcie_8538 shared a tip "The basic premise is a bit predictable but the execution was very well done. Highly recommend!"

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hunter_gosselin shared a tip "Shocking twists, great cast, and an intriguing story!"

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victoria_thompson_645 shared a tip "Entertaining"

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kristie_strieby shared a tip "Could not predict ending at all, GREAT storyline"

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pyromantic shared a tip "It's amazing!!!"

swagyboyshelby shared a tip "THIS MOVIE WAS WILD. This girl was such a great actor but she’s a little psycho."

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lucas_s shared a tip "Unique and gripping"

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jenny_varga shared a tip "Heard there's a sequel coming out this year, hopefully it's true! Loved this one"

alex_rice_7106 shared a tip "it has a big plot twist and a very great plot. I also love how thrilling it is"

hope_chernin shared a tip "Seriously one of my favorites"

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bwch13 shared a tip "pretty good. I had waited to watch this for years lol and it was good. the actress who plays her is amazing."

paula_garzn shared a tip "Misterious, incredible movie"

Misha_lareswife shared a tip "THE PLOT TWIST"

aleea_grazul shared a tip "One of my favorite horror/ psychological thriller movies!"

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maxkenzie_peterson shared a tip "Has good plot twists. Very strange but good horror movie."

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samantha_nicole_7044 shared a tip "Creepy"

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nissa_kuranaruk shared a tip "Yeah. It was pretty intense."

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gina_reyer shared a tip "Super creepy!"

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cristina_ardeti shared a tip "Yes I have. Not bad at all"

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marie_malu shared a tip "Its seriously such a great movie its not to scary but definitely is a thriller 10/10"

kenna_3859 shared a tip "Unexpected ending"

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alek_morin shared a tip "Nice movie with a Nice suspense, it was really cool"

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BunnyRabbit shared a tip "THIS MOVIE IS INSANE"

ameenah shared a tip "I liked it a lot it was CRAZY"

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jenna_spiegelberg shared a tip "I love the movie so much"

maurshayboston shared a tip "It’s a very good movie"

jennifer_739 shared a tip "Good movie"

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_zena shared a tip "One of my favorite horror movies ever"

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stephanie_marie_2793 shared a tip "Jjshuahdjejds"

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shwetha_rajkumar shared a tip "Very unexpected twists"

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anthony_kagerou shared a tip "One of the only horror movies made in more recent years that actually didn't seem more like a comedy."

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le_rey shared a tip "It's pretty good. I saw it several years ago."

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bees_favorites shared a tip "I really enjoyed the twist!!! Definitely going to be sharing this around my friends and family."

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leah_rojas shared a tip "This is one of my favorites!"

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jeffrey_josu shared a tip "Great movie! You never see the twist coming"

shekhinah shared a tip "Unexpected twist"

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allison_marshall_7307 shared a tip "I liked it but I didn’t love it. The ending was good, though!"

gaye_l_staege shared a tip "Its been so long, Laura, but I guess the moment its exposed that the orphan isn't a little girl."

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betastagevirus shared a tip "It's alright not super scary"

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april_neisler_hogeb shared a tip "I love this movie the plot twist omg shocked I just can't get enough of this movie my favorite movie hands down ❤️"

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