The Invisible

Last Updated on: June 26th, 2024

The Invisible (Hollywood Pictures Movie)

“The Invisible” is a supernatural thriller film released in 2007, directed by David S. Goyer. The movie stars Justin Chatwin as Nick Powell, Margarita Levieva as Annie Newton, and Marcia Gay Harden as Diane Powell.

The story follows Nick Powell, a high school student who feels invisible and disconnected from the world around him. One night, Nick is brutally attacked and left for dead by a gang of thugs, led by Annie Newton, a troubled and violent young woman.

To Nick’s surprise, he awakens to find himself in a state between life and death – he is now a spirit, invisible to the living. As a ghost, he discovers that his body is in a coma, and only Annie, the perpetrator of the crime, can see and hear him.

Desperate to communicate with the living and seek justice for his attack, Nick tries to reach out to his family and friends, including his mother, Diane, who is struggling to cope with the possibility of losing her son.

As Nick and Annie’s lives become intertwined, they must confront their own pasts and the consequences of their actions. Together, they form an unexpected connection that changes both of their lives forever.

“The Invisible” explores themes of redemption, empathy, and the impact of our choices on others. It delves into the emotional and psychological struggles of its characters and the invisible burdens they carry.

The movie received mixed reviews from critics, with praise for its atmospheric and moody cinematography but criticism for its uneven execution and some plot contrivances.

“The Invisible” serves as a touchstone for viewers seeking a supernatural thriller that delves into the human condition, examining the significance of our actions and the potential for redemption and forgiveness. It remains a thought-provoking and haunting film that leaves audiences reflecting on the invisible connections that bind us all.

Additional Details


  • Justin Chatwin: Nicholas “Nick” Powell
  • Margarita Levieva: Annelie “Annie” Newton
  • Marcia Gay Harden: Diane Powell
  • Chris Marquette: Pete Egan
  • Alex O’Loughlin: Marcus Bohem
  • Callum Keith Rennie: Detective Brian Larson
  • Michelle Harrison: Detective Kate Tunney
  • Tania Saulnier: Suzie
  • Ryan Kennedy: Matty
  • Andrew Francis: Dean
  • Maggie Ma: Danielle
  • P. Lynn Johnson: Sharon Egan
  • Serge Houde: Martin Egan
  • Bilal Sayed: Dino Garcia
  • Cory Monteith: Jimmy


  • Director: David Goyer
  • Producers: Roger Birnbaum, Gary Barber, Jonathan Glickman, Neal Edelstein and Mike Macari
  • Screenplay: Mick Davis and Christine Roum

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