What Lies Beneath script
Synopsis: It had been a year since Dr. Norman Spencer (Harrison Ford) betrayed his beautiful wife Claire (Michelle Pfeiffer). But with Claire oblivious to the truth, Norman's life and marriage seem so perfect that when Claire tells him of hearing mysterious voices and seeing a young woman's image in their home, he dismisses her terror as delusion. Claire moves closer to the truth and it becomes clear that this apparition will not be dismissed, and has come back for Dr. Spencer and his beautiful wife.

Claire glances around at the piles of unpacked clothes.

CLAIRE:

Come on, I'll make you some waffles,

maybe we'll squeeze in a trip to the

mall.

(beat)

Caitlin...

Claire gently swats at the tiny lump that is Caitlin's behind.

CAITLIN:

Mother...

Claire stands and instinctively scoops up some clothes from

the floor, then folds and neatly stacks them on a box.

Caitlin turns her head sideways on the pillow.

CAITLIN:

You're such a morning person.

Claire turns at the door.

CLAIRE:

It is unwise to heckle the keeper of

the plastic.

She starts to leave. Caitlin calls out.

CAITLIN (O.S.)

Blueberries!

Claire smiles as she closes the door behind her.

INT. HALLWAY - DAY

Claire bends down to pick up one of Caitlin's socks. When

she stands, something catches her eye out a window. She gazes

down, transfixed.

ANGLE:

Through a stand of trees over a HIGH WOODEN FENCE, A YOUNG

COUPLE is in the midst of a heated argument next door. Claire

watches as the HUSBAND, a large imposing man with an unruly

shock of red hair, snarls at his wife across the hood of

their huge old Buick. She tries to get a glimpse of the woman,

but all that's visible is THE BACK OF HER BLOND HEAD.

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Clark Gregg

Robert Clark Gregg (born April 2, 1962), known professionally as Clark Gregg, is an American actor, screenwriter and director. He has played Agent Phil Coulson in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, appearing in Iron Man (2008), Iron Man 2 (2010), Thor (2011), The Avengers (2012), and the television series Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.. He also voices the character on the animated television series Ultimate Spider-Man and in the video games Lego Marvel Super Heroes, Lego Marvel Avengers and Marvel Heroes. more…

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