As part of their 2009 preview, DreamWorks has sent over a batch of stills, synopsis and poster for their upcoming thriller The Uninvited.
In the suspense thriller The Uninvited, based on the 2003 Korean motion picture Changhwa, Hongryon written and directed by Kim Jee-woon, Anna (Emily Browning) returns home after spending time in a psychiatric facility following her mother's tragic death and discovers that her mother's former nurse, Rachel (Elizabeth Banks), has moved into their house and become engaged to her father, Steven (David Strathairn). Soon after she learns this shocking news, Anna is visited by her mother's ghost, who warns her that Rachel has evil intentions. Together, Anna and her sister (Arielle Kebbel) must convince their father that his new fiancee is not who she pretends to be, and what should have been a happy family reunion becomes a lethal battle of wills between stepdaughters and stepmother.
C Anna (Emily Browning, left) and Alex (Arielle Kebbel, right) are suspicious of their father's new fiancee
Their father's new fiancee, Rachel (Elizabeth Banks) arouses the suspicions of his daughters Alex (Arielle Kebbel) and Anna (Emily Browning)
Rachel (Elizabeth Banks) has just become engaged to a man whose first wife died under mysterious circumstances
The Uninvited opens to theaters on January 30th, 2009.