“Everybody’s damaged by something.”
Room could easily be categorized as an action however, it also poses numerous philosophical questions.
Jack, a five-year-old boy, is born and raised in a garden shed with his young mother, who was kidnapped years before. Completely oblivious to the world outside the room, Jack’s life is turned upside down when he is required to learn about something completely foreign and unimaginable for such a young lad in order to save both of their lives.
This gripping work of fiction created questions about our own existence and knowledge of the world: ‘Is this everything or is there more to our lives that we don’t know about?’