About the movie

Richard (Jon Wright), an uninspired novelist suffering from paranoid delusions, suspects his young and beautiful wife, Haley (Sandi Gardner), of having an affair. He hires Matt (Nick Bateman) to confirm his suspicions but the plan goes terribly wrong. As the twisting plot unfolds, the line between reality and dream begins to blur; only Nick (Eric Roberts), Richard’s old friend and agent, is there to hold him back from the brink of insanity.


  • Richard

    Jon Wright

    An uninspired writer past his prime, Richard possesses an overactive imagination that may play a key role in determining his fate. Married to a young and beautiful aspiring actress, he doubts her faithfulness and decides to take action. He seeks help from an old acquaintance; but what happens next, even he couldn’t imagine… Or could he?

  • Haley

    Sandi Gardiner

    An aspiring actress, Haley is youthful and beautiful but she’s trapped in a fading marriage to a wealthy novelist. She attends auditions hoping that one day she will get her big break. No longer happy with her situation, Haley devises a plan to fix her marriage. Is her intention to make things better or worse? Only time will tell…

  • Matt

    Nick Bateman

    His personal training business failing, Matt is hired by Richard to carry out an morally questionable task. Handsome, tall, and strapping, Matt never finds his charm lacking but he masks cruel intention with confidence. When a plan goes awry, Matt becomes a wildcard in hand of lies and deceptions… what will his ultimate role be?

  • Nick

    Eric Roberts

    Literary Agent Nick Shaw makes the most of what he’s given; and he’s the best at what he does. Witty, charismatic, and loyal, he spends much of his time pitching his client’s stories to publishers. Nick is the only person that holds Richard’s complete trust; Will his words of wisdom keep Richard from slipping into the depths of insanity?



Jensen Noen

Jensen Noen an award-winning director, known for his films The Perception (2018), Gambit (2017), Observer (2016). Jensen started his directing career in Europe as a music video and a commercial director. With great success in the European market, Jensen has moved over to the US working with top American artist and brands. Having a broad and versatile experience as a director Jensen transitioned into the film and the television world.

His latest feature Film, The Perception (2018), has already won awards for Best Feature Film, Best Feature Film Director, Best Thriller and Best Screenplay on numerous film festivals. Jensen currently resides in Hollywood, California and is represented by RW Media Entertainment.


Sam Malko

Sam Malko is a quick-rising Los Angeles-based Producer and co-founder of Scissor Films. He started on the other side of the camera, studying acting and starring in a handful of TV shows and films before discovering his talent for producing.

His passion for every project and extensive experience in the industry make him an invaluable asset to any production. Malko established Scissor Films Studios with business partner and director Jensen Noen in 2015. Together, they built a strong in-house production/post production team and now have the ability to create stunning visual content from development to screen entirely within their studio.

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