The Scouting Book for Boys Poster

Release Date: 2009

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 33 min

Plot Summary
Fourteen-year-old David (Thomas Turgoose) is spending the summer hanging out with Emily (Holly Grainger), the only other teenager in his trailer park. When her mom, Sharon (Susan Lynch), loses custody, Emily refuses to live with her father and convinces David to help her hide in a cave. While he brings Emily supplies and keeps her secret, the police investigate her disappearance -- and soon uncover Emily's relationship with her mother's boyfriend, Steve (Rafe Spall), igniting David's jealousy.

Cast: Steven Mackintosh, Thomas Turgoose, Rafe Spall, Holliday Grainger, Susan Lynch, Tony Maudsley, Lorraine Bruce, Ewen MacIntosh

Director: Tom Harper

Genres: Thriller, Drama

Keywords: 2000s, Investigation, Mother, Escape, England, Dark, Father, Police officer, Transformation, Love triangle