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Shutter Island

What's it about?

U.S. Marshal Teddy Daniels investigates the disappearance of a patient from a hospital for the criminally insane.

Why did we pick it?

A paranoia-filled roller coaster, Shutter Island is ingeniously layered and leaves you questioning everything. With remarkable attention to detail and a superb cast, this neo-noir enigma makes for an insanely brilliant psychological thriller.

Who's in it?

Leonardo DiCaprio - Teddy Daniels

Mark Ruffalo - Chuck Aule

Ben Kingsley - Dr. John Cawley

Who made it?

Martin Scorsese - Director

Dennis Lehane - Writer (Novel)

Laeta Kalogridis - Writer (Screenplay)



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