THE GIFT (2000)
|Sheriff Pearl Johnson
|Sam Raimi directs an all-star cast in this
Southern thriller co-written
by Billy Bob Thornton and Tom Epperson.
Good-hearted Annie Wilson, who bears "the gift" of psychic vision, is a recently widowed
mother of three young boys in the rural town of Brixton, Georgia.
Scorned by some of the narrow-minded town citizens, Annie
struggles to support herself and her sons by giving psychic readings
to a few of the members of this small community. Annie advises one of them, Valerie, to leave her husband Donnie, a macho town bully.
Her visions begin to unravel the town’s dark secrets, and she finds
herself in increasing danger as the drowned body of a woman is
found. Her "gift" becomes her only hope to save herself and her
Filmed on location in Georgia.
©2000 Nautilus Books, Inc.