A claustrophobic armed robber, fleeing his latest job, is trapped along with group of people in a jammed elevator in a high-rise building.

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Eddie Holcomb
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Marvin Ellis
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Dr. Stuart Reynolds
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Pete Howarth
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Edith Reynolds
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Amanda Kenyon
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Irene Turner
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Robert Peters
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Mrs. Peters
Bob Fisher ...
Alan Rambeau
Paul Sorensen ...
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Parking Attendent
Will J. White ...
First Security Guard
Jack Griffin ...
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A claustrophobic armed robber, fleeing his latest job, is trapped along with group of people in a jammed elevator in a high-rise building.

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9 February 1974 (USA)  »

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Fahrstuhl des Schreckens  »

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Average Film - But A Pretty Good Watch
3 December 2016 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The film isn't what you'd call outstanding, it's average at best but it's still interesting and pretty good to watch. Some of the cast you'll recognize while others you might not recall right off the bat - cast is fine.

The story is a bit predictable and not very suspenseful but there is something about it that kept my interest. It's about a thief and murderer who is claustrophobic and scared that gets stuck in an elevator with others. He has two accomplices trying to get to him but building security will not allow them into the building that is closed to the public. Will anyone survive? This is a good early morning film or one for boring afternoon.

6/10


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