“The Tall Man” is a 2012 Canadian-French mystery-thriller film written and directed by Pascal Laugier.
The film is set in a small mining town, where a legend exists about a mysterious figure known as “The Tall Man,” who abducts children in the night. Julia, a nurse who works in the town, becomes embroiled in the mystery when her son David disappears.
As Julia investigates the disappearance, she begins to uncover dark secrets about the town and its inhabitants, leading her to question everything she thought she knew about The Tall Man and the truth behind David’s disappearance.
The film features a strong performance by Jessica Biel as Julia, and is praised for its effective use of suspense and mystery to build tension throughout the story. However, the film’s twist ending has been a source of controversy and debate among audiences and critics alike.
Overall, “The Tall Man” is a gripping and thought-provoking thriller that offers a fresh take on the mystery and horror genres.
Duration: 106 min.