Jake's Closet (2007)

Genres - Thriller  |   Sub-Genres - Psychological Thriller  |   Run Time - 93 min.  |   Countries - United States   |   MPAA Rating - NR
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A frightened young boy summons the courage to confront an ominous presence in his bedroom closet while struggling with the emotional pain of watching his family life slowly unravel in first-time feature filmmaker Shelli Ryan's haunting tale of innocence lost. The two most important people in Jake (Anthony DeMarco)'s world are drifting apart, and as his parents navigate the treacherous mine field of divorce, an evil presence makes itself begins to make itself known. By day Jake does his best to be brave in the face of an uncertain future, and by night he cowers in his bedroom, paralyzed with fear at the malevolent force that lurks in his bedroom closet. But no one believes Jake's claims about a monster in the closet, leaving the frightened child with no other choice than to face the ultimate evil all alone. As night falls, Jake ventures into his closet and uncovers a dark secret that will surely haunt him for the rest of his days.



boy, divorce, family-separation, family-strife, supernatural-forces