NEW ANGLE, non-spy reverse, on Coraline as she glances
furtively over her shoulder, then hops down the steps and
moves diagonally away from the house.
She removes the stick’s red leaves, aims it like a
and follows the girl.
rapping on it to make sure it's empty, she puts the shell
into her shoulder bag.
up from the pond and out the BACK GATE. A gust of WIND
into the air.
rotted wood, stopping her.
Hello?... Who’s there?
Synopsis: While exploring her new home, a girl named Coraline (Dakota Fanning) discovers a secret door, behind which lies an alternate world that closely mirrors her own but, in many ways, is better. She rejoices in her discovery, until Other Mother (Teri Hatcher) and the rest of her parallel family try to keep her there forever. Coraline must use all her resources and bravery to make it back to her own family and life.