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The Divide

R| 1 hr. 50 min.

Plot Summary
A devastating nuclear attack thrusts nine strangers together in the bunker-like basement of their New York apartment building. The survivors are trapped underground with no hope of rescue, and only horror on the other side of the door. As supplies dwindle and tempers flare, they become increasingly unhinged by the close quarters and hopelessness of their situation, and turn on one another. Still, one survivor holds on to a thin chance for escape, even though salvation is unlikely.

Cast: Michael Biehn , Lauren German , Milo Ventimiglia , Rosanna Arquette , Courtney B. Vance , Michael Eklund , Iván González , Ashton Holmes

Director: Xavier Gens

Genres: Science fiction, Thriller

Distributor: Anchor Bay

The Divide (2011)

Release Date: January 13th, 2012|1 hr. 50 min.

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  • Relentlessly unpleasant and nihilistic in its approach and execution, The Divide is best appreciated as a virtual instruction manual on how not to behave during a crisis. show more

  • As the loosely aligned band of survivors turns into a pack of sociopathic loners, the only reasonable conclusion is that they were all pretty rotten to begin with. show more

  • These characters are at best doodles, and none of the performances are able to tease more depth out of them. show more

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  • May 25, 2013 nc00000000150944
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    Boring, predictable, dismal, uninspired. The acting falls flat. If you have a choice between the apocalypse and watching this, the former is the better choice.

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'The Divide' Clip: Surviving the Nuclear Holocaust Was Only the Beginning (VIDEO)

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Christopher Rosen on January 12, 2012

And you thought surviving a nuclear holocaust was terrible. In "The Divide" (out Friday), nine strangers escape nuclear attack by hiding in the basement of their apartment building -- and that only be...

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