REVIEW: ‘Shutter Island’ (2010)

U.S. Marshal Teddy Daniels (Leonardo DiCaprio) navigates the psychological labyrinth of "Shutter Island".
U.S. Marshal Teddy Daniels (Leonardo DiCaprio) navigates the psychological labyrinth of "Shutter Island".

“Memories and possibilities are even more hideous than realities.” – H. P. Lovecraft

Reality.
Identity.
These are just a few of the things that philosophers, bards and other shiftless layabouts will drop gloves over for as long as there are philosophers, bards and shiftless layabouts. And not to throw myself into that endless fray, I would still like to offer this: who we are isn’t so much the sum of our experiences but rather how we perceive them.

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