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The Box

Psychological horror set in 1970s Virginia. A suburban couple face a moral dilemma when they receive a mysterious box which could make them millionaires - at the cost of a life.

Psychological horror set in 1970s Virginia. Norma and Arthur Lewis are a charming, loving couple; he is a research scientist at Nasa's Langley facility and she is a teacher. Early one morning a mysterious box is left at their door. Hours later, a gentleman with a badly burned face arrives to tell them that if they push the red button on top of the box they will receive one million dollars, but someone they don't know will die. They have 24 hours to choose. He will then return to collect the box.

1 hour, 46 minutes

Last on

Sun 8 Jul 2018 22:55

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Credits

Role Contributor
Director Richard Kelly
Norma Lewis Cameron Diaz
Arthur Lewis James Marsden
Arlington Steward Frank Langella
Norm Cahill James Rebhorn
Dick Burns Holmes Osborne
Walter Lewis Sam Stone
Dana Gillian Jacobs
Lana Burns Celia Weston
Clymene Steward Deborah Rush
Rhonda Martin Lisa K Wyatt
Writer Richard Kelly
Author Richard Matheson

Broadcasts

  • Tue 8 Apr 2014 23:20
  • Tue 8 Apr 2014 23:50
  • Wed 9 Apr 2014 00:20
  • Wed 9 Apr 2014 00:40
  • Fri 25 Sep 2015 23:55
  • Wed 23 Nov 2016 23:50
  • Thu 24 Nov 2016 00:15
  • Thu 24 Nov 2016 00:50
  • Sat 2 Sep 2017 00:10
  • Sun 8 Jul 2018 22:55