So what will it take for Alex to get on the same page as Rocky and Money in terms of all of them benefiting on a big score without suffering the dire consequences? Finding themselves trapped inside, the young intruders must fight for their lives after making a shocking discovery about their supposedly helpless victim. Tired of quickie jobs that net a few nice watches and some jewelry, Money stumbles on a possible crime that would truly change their lives. For starters, Alvarez taps into the suggestive elements of tension without the overextended need to go overboard. I expected that when I saw the ending. You can feel Alvarez rushing to get to the centerpiece when he could have taken a beat or two to give us a reason to care about Money and Alex beyond the former being a tough guy and the latter being the nice one. Don't Breathe 2016 Rocky, a young woman wanting to start a better life for her and her sister, agrees to take part in the robbery of a house owned by a wealthy blind man with her boyfriend Money and their friend Alex.
I mean the event, because the story was a one liner, but the event was what this film based on. All Rights Reserved Disclaimer: This site does not store any files on its server. Likewise there are many more, but the film does not explain and I believe there are sure reasons behind them. His inner madness was already established by personalized heartbreak but the arrival of his uninvited guests devilishly unleashed more demons within his off-kilter psyche. Like the end seems very silly, because there were lots of evidence to prove the film character had committed a crime, but easily got out.
You will be very glad you did. Strangely, the audience is left wondering whether or not they should root for the blinded bombshell protecting his homestead of secrets or the clueless crooks that talked themselves into this caustic cat-and-mouse game of gloom-and-doom. Avoid trailers and movie clips too. Deep in the desolate, rundown heart of Detroit—on one of many blocks with no neighbors and few active utilities—lives a blind man Lang. Perhaps the audience could also benefit from a little pre-screening bongy haze of their own. Almost a one night based theme with the limited cast.
Surely one of the best thriller of the year, so make sure you watch it soon. The film was short, because there were none segments wasted, it comes to the point quickly. The writers did not care to waste time on those, because they wanted only a thriller, a non-stop one and they got one. Now to try to sleep. Three youngsters who rob the houses when the people are out, mark their new target on a blind war veteran. How hard could it be? The very thought of a psychotic blind man enforcing his brand of warped justice on the youthfully sighted self-indulgent saps is deliciously manipulative and wonderfully inventive. But when the blind man turns out to be a more ruthless adversary than he seems, the group must find a way to escape his home before they become his latest victims.
But I'm very disappointed with many flaws, or maybe you can say those unexplained stuffs. You will receive a weekly newsletter full of movie-related tidbits, articles, trailers, even the occasional streamable movie. Advertisement Rocky Levy , her boyfriend Money and wishes-he-was-boyfriend Alex rob houses in the wealthy suburbs of Detroit. The less you know the better the film will be. A few years earlier, his daughter was killed in a car accident and he received a massive cash settlement that Money believes is in a safe in the house. As is typical with almost all movies of this genre I found this film to be predictable and lacking real creativity. But when the blind man turns out to be a more ruthless adversary than he seems, the group must find a way to escape his home before they become his newest victims.
Money gets word about a blind veteran who won a major cash settlement following the death of his only child. So the home invasion task seems quite self-explanatory to the young heist-happy hooligans as committing theft against a seemingly vulnerable blind man emotionally and psychologically down in the dumps should be a piece of cake so to speak. The use of silence and barely audible noise to bring the scares instead of some cheap blaring-ly loud audio. But when it does not go as they have planned, they find trapped inside his house. Alvarez crafts an arousing narrative that brilliantly displays the mounting nervousness that awaits. Cast: , , , , Emma Bercovici, , , Director: Genres: , Production Co: Screen Gems, Stage 6 Films, Ghost House Pictures Distributors: Sony Pictures Entertainment Keywords: , , , , , , , , , ,. In fact, the irony of the criminal threesome trying to escape the boarded-up dark and dingy household makes them look like the victimized three blind mice at the mercy of a crazed trigger-happy, sight-deprived ex-soldier that can see all too well that his cherished castle and belongings are being jeopardized by these punkish intrusive violators.
Now it is going to be remade in Kollywood and also a sequel was announced. This film might feel very familiar to you if you have got a good knowledge of the B movies. The Ebert Club is our hand-picked selection of content for Ebert fans. All contents are provided by non-affiliated third parties. Goofs Despite being beaten to a pulp and having numerous visual cuts and bruises on her face and neck among other places, there are absolutely no marks on her as she and her little sister are waiting in at the airport just a day or so later. The fact that there is really no one wholly good or wholly evil.
The realization that the home-invading crew has picked a tricky trap of a house to pillage while underestimating the capabilities of its handicapped owner seems like poetic justice. Figuring he's an easy target, the trio invades the man's secluded home in an abandoned neighborhood. The title is not just what the film revolves, it also for us to hold breath while watching it and most probably sitting on the edge of our seat throughout. The talented Levy and Lang allow us to understand their characters' polarizing choices, and place us right there in the house—with the petty criminal and the man with the dark secret, holding our breath. Plus that puppy is really bloody cute. The film was exhilarating, tense, eerie, and exhausting, with an amazing score. Sure, there appears to be a simplistic approach to an otherwise conventional premise of a house break-in at the hands of opportunistic thugs.
Understandably the theme is somewhat recognizable to movie audiences as ominous strangers invading your domestic private space is a recipe for paranoia and persecution. The word is that the personally troubled and sightless ex-military man is about to be awarded a whopping three-hundred thousand dollar cash settlement involving the wrongful death of his beloved young daughter. Avoid anything that could be a spoiler. I like the idea of a battle of wills—in a home within an abandoned neighborhood—between characters that occupy grayer areas in terms of morality. Rocky, a young woman wanting to start a better life for her and her sister, agrees to take part in the robbery of a house owned by a wealthy blind man with her boyfriend Money and their friend Alex.
Finding themselves trapped inside, the young intruders must fight for their lives after making a shocking discovery about their supposedly helpless victim. If you have any legal issues please contact the appropriate media file owners or host sites. There are millions of young people, especially in Detroit, trying to escape their bad decisions. In fact, the romantic couple wants to reach for the sky and steal as much stuff possible to make their dreams of living on East Street an immediate reality. Consequently, the executed violence and terror-driven tempo is definitely worthy of its suspense-driven objectives. Rocky Jane Levy , Alex and Money are three Detroit thieves who get their kicks by breaking into the houses of wealthy people.