Paperhouse Poster

Release Date: 1988

PG-13|1 hr 32 min

Plot Summary
This dark psychological drama follows young Anna Madden (Charlotte Burke), a lonely British child who begins to inhabit the world that she draws in her sketchbook. When she creates a boy on paper, she later meets the same child, Marc (Elliott Spiers), in her dream realm. Things take a creepy turn when Anna draws her absentee father (Ben Cross), and he appears in her world as a menacing figure out to get her. Can Anna control this strange realm, or will she become a victim of it?

Cast: Charlotte Burke, Ben Cross, Glenne Headly, Elliott Spiers, Gemma Jones, Sarah Newbold

Director: Bernard Rose

Genres: Fantasy

Keywords: Mother, Friend, Father, Pursuit, 1980s, England, House, Dark