The Quiet


1h 36m 2005

Brief Synopsis

Popular cheerleader Nina Deer's seemingly unblemished suburban world is turned upside down when her parents adopt their recently orphaned goddaughter Dot. Dot's arrival delivers a blow to Nina's idyllic social life and triggers the unraveling of the family's darkest secrets. Both Nina's family and

Film Details

Also Known As
Dot, Quiet
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Drama
Teens
Thriller
Release Date
2005
Distribution Company
Sony Pictures Classics; Sony Pictures Classics; Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 36m

Synopsis

Popular cheerleader Nina Deer's seemingly unblemished suburban world is turned upside down when her parents adopt their recently orphaned goddaughter Dot. Dot's arrival delivers a blow to Nina's idyllic social life and triggers the unraveling of the family's darkest secrets. Both Nina's family and friends, including the school hunk Connor, develop and odd fascination with Dot and confide in her their troubling secrets. Dot quietly shoulders the burdens and secrets of those around her, while continuing to hold what is perhaps the biggest secret--her own.

Film Details

Also Known As
Dot, Quiet
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Drama
Teens
Thriller
Release Date
2005
Distribution Company
Sony Pictures Classics; Sony Pictures Classics; Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 36m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States on Video February 13, 2007

Released in United States September 2005

Released in United States Summer August 25, 2006

Shown at Toronto International Film Festival (Visions) September 8-17, 2005.

Thora Birch was previously attached to star.

Released in United States on Video February 13, 2007

Released in United States Summer August 25, 2006

Released in United States September 2005 (Shown at Toronto International Film Festival (Visions) September 8-17, 2005.)