Watch The Official 'What Lies Below' Trailer Starring Mena Suvari, What to Watch on FandangoNOW: ‘Train to Busan Presents: ‘Peninsula,’ ‘The Craft: Legacy’ and More, This Week in Movie News: Patrick Wilson to Direct ‘Insidious 5,’ Ben Wheatley to Direct ‘The Meg 2’ and More, R,

They carry bright lamps.

"[31] In a 2017 retrospective by Film School Rejects, Silent House was named one of the most "underrated" horror films of the twenty-first century. Sarah as she and her dad go to their lakeside retreat to pack things up, as it's being sold.

[19] The film received a harsh reception from audiences, earning an "F" grade from CinemaScore surveys (only the second movie of the year to receive the failing grade along with The Devil Inside); as of April 2020[update], it is one of only 19 films to receive such a rating. She has a pretty face, expressive and delicate, and carefully modulates her performance: not overacting, not mugging, not trying to sell us on anything. She finds a bed and other evidence that someone else has been living there, possibly squatters. Peter begs for mercy and tells her he should have stopped the rape and abuse from the hands of John. Events at the house have caused this memory to reappear, and Sarah is now exacting her revenge. In that film, she demonstrated she's a gifted actress, and in "Silent House," she performs a rite of passage for many young actresses, as the endangered heroine of a horror film. Watch The Official 'What Lies Below' Trailer Starring Mena Suvari, What to Watch on FandangoNOW: ‘Train to Busan Presents: ‘Peninsula,’ ‘The Craft: Legacy’ and More, This Week in Movie News: Patrick Wilson to Direct ‘Insidious 5,’ Ben Wheatley to Direct ‘The Meg 2’ and More. As his back is turned, Sarah bludgeons his head with a sledgehammer, killing him.

This house embodies a full rhythm section. Silent House, the 1983 second novel by Orhan Pamuk, arrives almost three decades overdue because, the reader may suspect, it was considered too …

Her name is Sarah, and she's played by Elizabeth Olsen, the younger sister of Mary-Kate and Ashley. Sign up for a FANALERT® and be the first to know when tickets and other exclusives are available in your area. Truth in reviewing: I saw the film with a sneak preview audience. [14], Directors Kentis and Lau stated that they were inspired by Alfred Hitchcock's Rope (1948) and Russian Ark (2002), both purported single take films, as well as the home invasion thriller The Strangers (2008). Soon after, Sarah panics when she hears John falling down the stairs. "[7] She also stated that several aspects of the film were purposefully left open for interpretation. Parents Guide. movie theaters are playing Silent House near you. "[30], David Edelstein of Vulture praised the film, defending it against the perceived critical backlash, writing: "It’s odd that the CinemaScore rating for Silent House, a more than decent gimmicky scare picture that opened last Friday, is an “F” — suggesting that critics like me are more excited by formal inventiveness than most of the film-going public. The Silent House book. | Rated R

[16], The world premiere of the film was at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival, as part of the "Park City at Midnight" program;[3] Kentis, Lau, and Olsen also appeared. The script for the film was written by Laura Lau, and based on the Uruguayan film La casa muda (2010). According to Lau, she saw the original film twice and wrote the script for the remake based on the viewings rather than adapting it from paper. Silent House premiered in United States theaters on March 9, 2012. Book Summary Never before published in English, Orhan Pamuk's second novel is the story of a Turkish family gathering in the shadow of the impending military coup of 1980. Frightened, Sarah flees and runs into Sophia.

English:The Silent House),[3] which was allegedly based on an actual incident that occurred in a village in Uruguay in the 1940s.

Silent House (2011) Plot Summary (2) A girl is trapped inside her family's lakeside retreat and becomes unable to contact the outside world as supernatural forces haunt the house … [17], The film opened at number 5 at the United States box office, earning $6,661,234 during its opening weekend, showing on 2,124 screens. 1 hr 28 min. We know life happens, so if something comes up, you can return or exchange your tickets up until the posted showtime. The film premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in January 2011 and was subsequently purchased by Open Road Films and Universal Pictures for distribution. Looking for movie tickets? I said the house is "apparently" haunted because … well, you'll see. Since filming was carried out in 12-15 minute takes, there were several occurrences where entire sequences had to be thrown out and re-done repeatedly due to lighting problems or missed cues.

[7] While writing the script for the film, Lau did extensive research on childhood sexual abuse and posttraumatic stress disorder stemming from psychological trauma.[8].

[4] "There’s no way to fix anything in post, it has to pace perfectly when you shoot it. Club named it one of the worst movies of 2012, noting its "mediocrity takes a downward turn in a final act that hinges on an icky, exploitative twist. "[29] Roger Ebert awarded the film two out of four stars, writing: "My attention was held for the first act or so. We saw her not long ago in the challenging lead role of "Martha Marcy May Marlene." John, now conscious, is wrapped in plastic and sitting in the living room. Summaries A girl is trapped inside her family's lakeside retreat and becomes unable to contact the outside world as supernatural forces haunt the house with mysterious energy and consequences.

It really doesn't feel at all like her first published novel. The "Silent House" is her family's summer home, quite large, three floors, with a seemingly unlimited number of doors located at right angles to other doors, so that in another world, this would be a good location for a slapstick farce.

Whatever.

Although the film's marketing campaign (as well as the promotion for the original film La casa muda) states that it is inspired by actual events, the specific events are not entirely known. The "Silent House" is her family's summer home, quite large, three floors, with a seemingly unlimited number of doors located at right angles to other doors, so that in another world, this would be a good location for a slapstick farce. |

Synopsis. It was released theatrically in the United States on March 9, 2012. When her uncle leaves to get an electrician to check the wiring, Sara hears noises sees what she believes are people inside the house. The camera remains always close to Sarah, sometimes almost resting on her shoulder, and what's impressive is Olsen's ability to sustain that kind of intense on-cam scrutiny and stay convincingly in character. Screen Reader Users: To optimize your experience with your screen reading software, please use our Flixster.com website, which has the same tickets as our Fandango.com and MovieTickets.com websites.

The power returns to reveal Peter missing. Then any attempt at realism was abandoned, and it became clear that the house, and the movie containing it, were devices to manufacture methodical thrills. Note: To the Lighthouse is divided into three sections: “The Window,” “Time Passes,” and “The Lighthouse.” Each section is fragmented into stream-of-consciousness contributions from various narrators.