Shutter Island (2010)

Shutter Island Synopsis

The film, based on the novel "Shutter Island" by Dennis Lehane, is an atmospheric psychological thriller set in a 1950s asylum for the criminally insane. It's 1954, and up-and-coming U.S. marshal Teddy Daniels is assigned to investigate the disappearance of a patient from Shutter Island's Ashecliffe Hospital. He'd been gunning for an assignment on the island for reasons of his own -- but before long he wonders whether he hasn't been brought there as part of a twisted plot by hospital doctors whose radical treatments range from unethical to illegal to downright sinister.

Teddy's code-breaking skills soon provide a promising lead, but the hospital refuses him access to records he suspects would break the case wide open. As a hurricane cuts off communication with the mainland, more dangerous criminals "escape" in the confusion, and the puzzling, improbable clues proliferate, Teddy begins to doubt everything -- his memory, his partner, even his own sanity.

Latest 'Shutter Island' News

Shutter Island TV Show Coming from HBO and Martin Scorsese

Shutter Island TV Show Coming from HBO and Martin Scorsese

Dennis Lehane, who wrote the Shutter Island novel, is writing the pilot script with Martin Scorsese set to direct the pilot episode.
15 Visual Effects Finalists for 83rd Academy Awards Revealed

15 Visual Effects Finalists for 83rd Academy Awards Revealed

Inception, Iron Man 2 and Scott Pilgrim vs. the World are among finalists for the Oscar this year.
EXCLUSIVE: Dennis Lehane Takes Us on a Trip to Shutter Island

EXCLUSIVE: Dennis Lehane Takes Us on a Trip to Shutter Island

The author of the book the film was based on talks about Martin Scorsese, his new role as a producer and future projects.
Shutter Island Arrives on DVD and Blu-ray on June 8th

Shutter Island Arrives on DVD and Blu-ray on June 8th

We have all the details on this Martin Scorsese film in both formats.
BOX OFFICE BEAT DOWN: Shutter Island Stays Insane with an Additional $22.2 Million

BOX OFFICE BEAT DOWN: Shutter Island Stays Insane with an Additional $22.2 Million

Scorsese's crazy inmates hold off Smith's cops and Eisner's zombies to take the number one spot for the second week in a row.
BOX OFFICE BEAT DOWN: Shutter Island Goes Crazy with $40.2 Million

BOX OFFICE BEAT DOWN: Shutter Island Goes Crazy with $40.2 Million

The Martin Scorsese directed psychological thriller takes the top spot away from Garry Marshall's romantic comedy this weekend at the box office.
EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: All-New Shutter Island Featurette Takes Us Inside the Island!

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: All-New Shutter Island Featurette Takes Us Inside the Island!

Leonardo DiCaprio and Mark Ruffalo star in Martin Scorsese's latest psychological thriller.
Shutter Island Behind-the-Scenes Featurette Hits

Shutter Island Behind-the-Scenes Featurette Hits

Witness Martin Scorsese bringing this tale of island macabre to life.
Watch the Shutter Island Super Bowl XLIV TV Spot Right Now!

Watch the Shutter Island Super Bowl XLIV TV Spot Right Now!

Here's your chance to watch one of the big movie commercials shown between the big game.
The 3rd Trailer for Shutter Island Hits!

The 3rd Trailer for Shutter Island Hits!

Martin Scorsese's psychological thriller stars Leonardo DiCaprio.
New Shutter Island Trailer Arrives!

New Shutter Island Trailer Arrives!

Take a look at the latest trailer from Martin Scorcese's new film.
Shutter Island Release Date Gets Pushed to 2010

Shutter Island Release Date Gets Pushed to 2010

Martin Scorsese's upcoming thriller will be ineligible for this year's Oscar race.
Shutter Island Poster Revealed

Shutter Island Poster Revealed

Get a look at the upcoming Martin Scorsese / Leonardo Dicaprio project.
Martin Scorsese's Shutter Island Trailer Is Here!

Martin Scorsese's Shutter Island Trailer Is Here!

Get your first look at the new horror film starring Leonardo DiCaprio and directed by Martin Scorsese.
Curtiss Cook Joins Shutter Island

Curtiss Cook Joins Shutter Island

Starring alongside Leonardo DiCaprio and Michelle Williams.
Emily Mortimer, Max Von Sydow and Jackie Earle Haley Prepare for Shutter Island

Emily Mortimer, Max Von Sydow and Jackie Earle Haley Prepare for Shutter Island

The trio of actors will join Leonardo DiCaprio and Mark Ruffalo in the Martin Scorsese drama.
Michelle Williams Joins the Cast of Shutter Island

Michelle Williams Joins the Cast of Shutter Island

Leonardo DiCaprio is already attached to the Martin Scorsese-directed drama.
Ben Kingsley Travels to Shutter Island

Ben Kingsley Travels to Shutter Island

The actor joins Leonardo DiCaprio in Martin Scorsese's period thriller.
Mark Ruffalo Heads to Shutter Island

Mark Ruffalo Heads to Shutter Island

This Martin Scorsese film also stars Leonardo DiCaprio.
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