Lady in the Water
Lady in the Water is a mystery fantasy film that was released in 2006. It was written and directed by M. Night Shyamalan. The film stars Paul Giamatti as Cleveland. The supporting cast consists of Bryce Dallas Howard, Bob Balaban, Jeffrey Wright, Sarita Choudhury, Freddy Rodriguez, Bill Irwin, Jared Harris, and Kevin Frank. The film has a running time of 109 minutes, and it was produced by Legendary Pictures. It received a PG-13 rating for some scary scenes. The film begins with Cleveland working as the maintenance for an apartment complex. He does his daily duties, when he discovers a Naiad at the pool one night. Her name is Story. Cleveland had to rescue her from a creature that was attacking her. Story notifies Cleveland that her goal is to find the man who wrote a book that will save humanity. From here, they question several of the residents of the apartment complex. Eventually they find the author. His name is Rick, and he is played by M. Night Shyamalan. The prophecy beholds that the book he is currently working on will inspire others to achieve greatness. After Vick meets Story, his confidence grows. The problem is, he finds out his powerful book will end up getting him assassinated. Additionally, Story is expected to be assassinated as she makes her way back to her world. Thus, she needs help finding out the special residents in the apartment complex that can successfully get her back home. The help that Cleveland finds sends them down the wrong path. Story is eventually attacked, but luckily they find the healer who can save her. With time running out, the residents of the apartment complex must come together to help make sure the world becomes a better place.