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Release Date: June 14th, 2016

DVD Release Date: June 14th, 2016

PG-13|1 hr 43 min

Plot Summary
After surviving a car accident, Michelle (Mary Elizabeth Winstead) wakes up to find herself in an underground bunker with two men. Howard (John Goodman) tells her that a massive chemical attack has rendered the air unbreathable, and their only hope of survival is to remain inside. Despite the comforts of home, Howard's controlling and menacing nature makes Michelle want to escape. After taking matters into her own hands, the young woman finally discovers the truth about the outside world.

Cast: John Goodman, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, John Gallagher Jr., Douglas M. Griffin, Suzanne Cryer, Bradley Cooper, Sumalee Montano, Frank Mottek

Director: Dan Trachtenberg

Genres: Thriller, Mystery

Production Co: Bad Robot

Distributors: Paramount Pictures

Keywords: Pursuit, Car, Police officer, Brooding, Survival, 2010s, House, Intense, Escape

Ratings & Reviews

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  • The final third shifts into high-adrenaline action mode with some thrilling set pieces as Michelle faces unexpected new threats, making the paradoxical conclusion satisfying on multiple levels as it delivers on the thriller setup while introducing surprising new developments. show more

  • Mary Elizabeth Winstead and John Goodman make for fine sparring partners and the film has enough low-key, slow-burn suspense to keep the simplicity of the premise humming along. show more

  • Wickedly clever nightmare entertainment. show more

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