• Silent House (2012)

Silent House

Release Date: March 9th, 2012

DVD Release Date: July 24th, 2012

R |1 hr 28 min

Plot Summary

Sarah (Elizabeth Olsen) is working with her father (Adam Trese) and uncle (Eric Sheffer Stevens) to renovate an old family home to prepare it for sale. Long vacant, the house has no utilities, forcing the trio to rely on battery-operated lanterns to light their way. Sarah becomes separated from her relatives and soon finds she is trapped inside the cabin, with no contact with the outside world. Panic turns to real terror as the young woman experiences events that become increasingly ominous.

Cast: Elizabeth Olsen, Adam Trese, Eric Sheffer Stevens, Julia Chan, Adam Barnett, Haley Murphy

Director: Chris Kentis , Laura Lau

Genres: Thriller , Horror

Production Co: Elle Driver, Eye for an Eye Filmworks

Distributors: Open Road

Keywords: Father, 2010s, Mystery, Escape

Ratings & Reviews

  • 30
    Todd McCarthyThe Hollywood Reporter

    A creaky haunted house that, once the big twist is revealed, makes very little sense at all. show more

  • 55
    Stephanie ZacharekMovieline

    This is good-for-you, arthouse-style horror. Which doesn't mean it's necessarily any good. show more

  • 85
    NPR

    Silent House is smart about its scares as well as its delivery method. show more

See all critic reviews on metacritic.com

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