Gardens of the Night Poster

Release Date: November 7th, 2008

DVD Release Date: March 24th, 2009

R|1 hr 50 min

Plot Summary
Teens who were kidnapped at a young age and released years later learn to cope with the past.

Cast: Gillian Jacobs, John Malkovich, Ryan Simpkins, Tom Arnold, Kevin Zegers, Jermaine "Scooter" Smith, Harold Perrineau, Jeremy Sisto

Director: Damian Harris

Genres: Drama

Ratings & Reviews

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  • The film gives vivid reality to those photos of disappeared children on milk cartons by letting us peek into the lives of two abducted children subjected to sexual abuse and then prostitution. show more

  • Recovery time is recommended after seeing Gardens of the Night, a harrowing, obliquely told story of kidnapping and forced child prostitution that conjures a world entirely populated by predators and prey. show more

  • Tom Arnold plays the fatherly head of a child-prostitution ring and John Malkovich a sympathetic social worker - two clever casting twists that constitute the main interest in the grueling Gardens of the Night. show more

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