9th Life of Louis Drax, The (2015)
A psychologist who begins working with a young boy who has suffered a near-fatal fall finds himself drawn into a mystery that tests the boundaries of fantasy and reality.
Jaime Dornan, Sarah Gadon, Aaron Paul, Aiden Longworth
Alexandre Aja
Liz Jensen
United States
The story begins on Louis Drax's 9th birthday, when he miraculously survives a near fatal fall. His doctor Allan Pascal (Jamie Dornan) finds himself tangled between his professional responsibility and his growing affections for the boy’s mother (Sarah Gadon), a fragile young beauty. When Louis’ father (Aaron Paul) comes under suspicion, Pascal realizes other mysterious forces may be at work. With echoes of THE SIXTH SENSE & GONE GIRL, THE 9th LIFE OF LOUIS DRAX is a supernatural thriller filled with unexpected twists and turns.