And what is the truth behind the disappearances? She is soon personally involved as her child is taken. The towns-folk start to turn on her and the truth comes out. This film is about a legend that has been started by the town folk of Cold Rock. Everyone turns in a solid performance and, if you're in the mood for something a little different, with a few twists and turns, then you could do worse than this. Cold Rock was formerly a prosperous , but has become poverty-stricken. In Cold Rock, Jenny's birth mother grieves over her runaway daughter, the town continues to decline, and Julia sits in prison. During her day, Julia visits several families.
Perhaps 'thriller' would describe it better. He then delivers her to a new family, with a new identity. Since the children in the town have been going missing, people have said it's an entity known as 'The Tall Man' who has been taking them. He takes her to an empty house in a nearby city, providing her with new clothes. In einer abgelegenen und verarmten amerikanischen Provinzgemeinde erledigt nach dem Tode ihres Mannes einige Jahre zuvor die Krankenschwester Julia allein die anfallenden medizinischen Notfälle von der Grippe bis zur Geburt. The nanny hangs herself, and Julia is taken to jail, where she is despised and threatened as a child killer.
This is a local legend or surrounding a being who abducts local children who are never seen again. Jenny begs her to send the Tall Man to take her, too. The moment they vanish, they're never seen again. Driven by pure instinct, Julia rushes after them, willing to do whatever it takes to get her son back. She is the town's local nurse, widowed by her husband, who was the town's doctor. The towns-folk start to turn on her and the truth comes out. When her child goes missing, a mother looks to unravel the legend of the Tall Man, an entity who allegedly abducts children.
Jenny's closing thoughts question society's implication that her new life is better. The police have given up on finding the children, thinking that Julia buried them in the tunnels which run for miles and are dangerous to traverse because of cave ins, etc. Ben is immediately attracted to fiesty Nella Turner, as she is to him. Soon after, Jenny watches her mother engage in a drunken fight with her boyfriend, before laughing with him over it. There, they find a stranded group of settlers who were headed for California.
She tries to track down where the child is taken, but finds that there's more to what's happening than she knew. As she crosses a park, she sees David with his new family, which he now accepts as his own. There is little work, the school has been closed and the town is virtually vanished from the map. She awakes to a noise downstairs, followed by a loud radio sermon. Julia initially refuses but then relents, cautioning her to remain silent about it until the Tall Man comes for her. She tries to track down where the child is taken, but finds that there's more to what's happening than she knew.
Synopsis A nurse races to rescue her young son from a seemingly supernatural figure who's been snatching children from a depressed mining town in this downbeat tale of terror from director. The couple fall in love, but as they discuss their future, Ben states that all he wants is a quiet life on a Texas ranch. In 1866, brothers Ben and Clint Allison, disillusioned after fighting with Quantrell's Raiders during the Civil War, turn outlaw and spend several months committing robberies. Although no one has ever driven a herd such a long distance, Ben sees the plan's potential and, with Clint, agrees to return to their native Texas with Stark. This film is about a legend that has been started by the town folk of Cold Rock. Meisterliches Genrekino voller Substanz und Eleganz, mit einer glänzend aufspielenden Jessica Biel in der Hauptrolle.
Then one night, to her horror, Julia awakens to find her son David in the arms of the spectral figure, who steals the boy away into the darkness. Julia Denning 'Jessica Biel' is the local nurse whose husband died years earlier. Ben orders Clint to continue on with Stark while he rides back to warn the settlers. Tall Man is about a woman Jessica Biel whose child goes missing in a town where this sort of kidnapping is commonplace and put down to the legend of the 'Tall Man' - a shadowy figure who steals children. As she walks to an art class, she gives a voice-over expressing love and gratitude toward her three mothers: her birth mother, whom she misses; Julia, who gave her a chance at a new life; and her new mother, who is providing her with everything she could ever want. When he reaches the grove, Ben finds that all of the settlers except Nella have been killed by the Indians. Mark Olsen of the wrote that Biel's performance was believable and the film atmospheric, but the story becomes ridiculous and nonsensical.
Julia returns to her large home on the outskirts of Cold Rock, which she shares with her son David and his nanny. . The film is set in a small former mining town where poverty is rife and children are disappearing on a regular basis. Most people including me expected a straight horror film. Julia Denning Jssica Biel is the local nurse whose husband died years earlier. The chase is on and with it the quest for answers.
They then travel to an Army outpost, where they learn that Clint and Stark have gone on to San Antonio. The men begin the long journey to Texas, and during a blizzard, are forced to stop at Timpas Grove. Ben and Clint rob Stark, then, fearing that he will alert the vigilantes, force him to accompany them to a distant shack. In comparison, Jenny lives in a beautiful home, where her art is encouraged, and she has the best of everything. Scott Tobias of rated the film B and described the film's plot as unpredictable but unwieldy, though Biel's performance and a final plot twist save the film from the expected mediocrity of a release. Ben rescues Nella, although another storm forces them to take shelter in an abandoned cabin.