The New Daughter 10 years old

How Far Will A Father Go To Protect The Ones He Loves?

John James is a writer; his wife has left him. He moves with his two middle-school children to an isolated house off a dirt road in South Carolina. The property has an Indian burial mound, which fascinates his daughter, Louisa, who's entering puberty.


Samantha Mathis
Samantha Mathis


Erik Palladino
Erik Palladino

Sheriff Ed Lowry

Kevin Costner
Kevin Costner

John James

Sandra Ellis Lafferty
Sandra Ellis Lafferty

Ms. Arnworth

James Gammon
James Gammon

Roger Wayne

Noah Taylor
Noah Taylor

Prof. Evan White

All Cast

Name Character
Sandra Ellis Lafferty She was 69, now 80 years old as Ms. Arnworth
Kevin Costner He was 54, now 65 years old as John James
Noah Taylor He was 40, now 51 years old as Prof. Evan White
James Gammon He was 69, 70 years old when he died as Roger Wayne
Ivana Baquero She was 15, now 26 years old as Louisa James
Samantha Mathis She was 39, now 50 years old as Cassandra
Margaret Anne Florence She was 31, now 41 years old as Alexis Danella
Erik Palladino He was 41, now 52 years old as Sheriff Ed Lowry
Edmund Entin He was 24, now 34 years old as BC #2
Gary Entin He was 24, now 34 years old as BC #1
James Middleton as Scott
Gattlin Griffith He was 11, now 21 years old as Sam James
Guy Perry He was 27, now 38 years old as Alpha Creature
Amanda Garsys as Student
Mark Charles Davis as Student
Christopher Harvey He was 27, 319 years old when he died as Rick Ross
Brynn Massey as Sally
Martin Thompson He was 53, now 64 years old as Stewart Green


Name Department
Paul Brooks as Producer. He was 50 (44) years old when He died Production
Chris Shriver as Production Design. Art
Robb Sullivan as Editor. Editing
Scott Niemeyer as Executive Producer. Production
Norm Waitt as Executive Producer. Production
Jonathan Shore as Associate Producer. He was 40 (now 51) years old Production
Eyde Belasco as Casting. Production
Luis Berdejo as Director. Directing
Checco Varese as Director of Photography. Camera
Chuck Potter as Set Decoration. Art
John Travis as Screenplay. He was 66 (74) years old when He died Writing
Francisco X. Pérez as Makeup Department Head. Costume & Make-Up
Tom Elkins as Editor. Editing
Javier Navarrete as Music. He was 53 (now 64) years old Sound
Don Kurt as Co-Producer. Production
John Connolly as Story. He was 41 (now 52) years old Writing
Dana Campbell as Costume Design. Costume & Make-Up
Hal Beckett as Supervising Music Editor. Sound
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The New Daughter (10 years)

How Far Will A Father Go To Protect The Ones He Loves?

  • Release day: Friday, December 18, 2009
  • Runtime: 108 minutes