Gyllenhaal expressed mixed feelings about the experience of being directed by Ang Lee in Brokeback Mountain but generally had more praise than criticism for Lee's directing style. Gyllenhaal dated actress Kirsten Dunst for nearly two years, starting in Archived from the original on September 30, Suddenly, Joy Birch is found drugged but alive. Detective Loki Jake Gyllenhaal is informed and starts a search. Dover visits her in the hospital to ask for information.
The year of Jake Gyllenhaal".
Archived from the original on September 30, In December , Gyllenhaal and his sister escaped a fire that destroyed Manka's Inverness Lodge, a famed lodge and restaurant in Inverness, California , at which they were vacationing. As a child, Gyllenhaal was regularly exposed to filmmaking due to his family's deep ties to the industry. Loki goes to the Joneses' house to tell her that her nephew has been found. Her memories are confused but she mumbles, "You were there," to Dover.
After police arrest a young suspect and release him, the father of one of the daughters takes matters into his own hands. Aaron Guzikowski wrote the script based on a short story he wrote, partially inspired by " The Tell-Tale Heart ", involving "a father whose kid was struck by a hit and run driver and then puts this guy in a well in his backyard.