The Box (2009)
Release Date: 6 November 2009 (USA)
Run Time: 115 min
Genres: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Director: Richard Kelly
Writers: Richard Kelly, Richard Matheson
Stars: Cameron Diaz, James Marsden, Frank Langella
Trivia: A small wooden box arrives on the doorstep of a married couple, who know that opening it will grant them a million dollars and kill someone they don't know.
Norma and Arthur Lewis, a suburban couple with a young child, receive a simple wooden box as a gift, which bears fatal and irrevocable consequences. A mysterious stranger delivers the message that the box promises to bestow upon its owner $1 million with the press of a button. However, pressing this button will simultaneously cause the death of another human being somewhere in the world, someone they don't know. With just 24 hours to have the box in their possession, Norma and Arthur find themselves in the cross-hairs of a startling moral dilemma and must face the true nature of their humanity.