reaction paper orphan

Topics: Family, Adoption, Girl Pages: 1 (524 words) Published: October 21, 2014
This movie was one of my favorite American horror/thriller. As we can see on the tagline there is a line says, Can you keep a secret This film centers on a couple who adopts a nine-year-old girl named Esther, who is hiding a dark secret behind her sweet. She apparently was born in Russia, she lost her first adoptive American family to a mysterious fire only she survived, her records in the old country cant be found, and bad things happen whenever she is around. The couple decided to adapt a child because they struggling to regain some semblance of normalcy in their lives cause of tragic loss of their unborn child. They immediately fall in love with the well-educated orphan. Their young son, Daniel, is hostile to his new sister but their deaf daughter, little Max, is enchanted with her - at first. But Esther isnt as sweet as first impressions suggest, and almost immediately after welcoming the young child into their home, an alarming series of events begins to unfold, leading Kate to believe that theres something wrong with Esther--this seemingly angelic little girl is not what she appears to be. Concerned for the safety of her family, Kate tries to get John and others to see past Esthers sweet facade. Eventually, Kate found out to Dr. Varava that Esther is not really a little girl, she is a grown woman. Esther has a rare hormone disorder. Its called hypopituituarism, it causes proportional dwarfism. She only looks like a child. According to their records, Leena Klammer (Esther) was born in 1976. Shes 33 years old. And also she said that Esther was one of our most violent patients. When she was there, she was kept in a straitjacket to stop her from hurting their staff. She was constantly fighting to get out. It cut into her skin and left her with scars around her wrists and neck. Thats why she always covering her wrists and neck. Esther has been passing herself off as a little girl for most of her life. She tricked a family in Estonia into adopting her. When...
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