Eye Auction to Fight AIDS
These past couple months sure have been loaded with charitable causes involving the horror genre. We've already battled cancer and starving children, so it is time to help children who have AIDS. What will we use to aid in this fight against the horrible disease? The Eye (review) of course!
The Eye posters are currently up for bid on an eBay auction with all proceeds going to the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation. All 10 of the available The Eye posters are signed by both Jessica Alba and Alessandro Nivala. Each also comes with a hand signed letter of authenticity from Lionsgate Executive Erika Schimik thanking you on behalf of Lionsgate Films. Regardless of what you think of the movie, the poster is pretty sweet and it all goes to help a good cause. Click here to start bidding!
"Sydney Wells (Jessica Alba) is an accomplished, independent, Los Angeles-based concert violinist. She is also blind, and has been so since a childhood tragedy. As our story opens, Sydney undergoes a double corneal transplant, a surgery she as waited her whole life to have, and her sight is restored. After the surgery, neural ophthalmologist Dr. Paul Faulkner (Alessandro Nivola) helps Sydney with the difficult adjustment, and with the support of her older sister Helen (Parker Posey), Sydney learns to see again.
But Sydney’s happiness is short-lived as unexplainable shadowy and frightening images start to haunt her. Are they a passing aftermath of her surgery, Sydney’s mind adjusting to sight, a product of her imagination, or something horrifyingly real? As Sydney’s family and friends begin to doubt her sanity, Sydney is soon convinced that her anonymous eye donor has somehow opened the door to a terrifying world only she can now see…"
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