Rappaccini’s Daughter (2013)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Release Date: February 3, 2013 Run Time: 1h 3min
Director: Griffith Mehaffey
Writer: Nathaniel Hawthorne, Griffith Mehaffey
Producer: Sandy Rice
Cast: Frank Dolansky, Scott Gaines, Gideon Hodge
A young poet in the midst of crafting his epic masterpiece discovers a hidden Oasis within a vast forest. Inside this forbidden world a dark and alluring maiden, appearing both innocent and malevolent, lures him into an alternate reality of beauty and poison. Within this secret garden, the poet is confronted with very harsh, introspective questions. Is it better to know or to love? And is Man a unified cosmos, or a phantasm immortally trapped between two dark, warring forces?