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The Hole (2001)

 -  Drama | Horror | Mystery  -  20 April 2001 (UK)
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Four teenagers at a British private school secretly uncover and explore the depths of a sealed underground hole created decades ago as a possible bomb shelter.

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Storyline

One misty morning, Liz Dunn stumbles down the road to her school and screams for help. A police psychologist gets her to reveal her story: A month earlier: three rebellious teenagers - Mike, Frankie and Geoff are trying to ditch the school field trip to Wales. The school nerd Martin helps them out by allowing them to stay in an old war bunker for the three days on the condition that his friend Liz joins them. The teens go down, party and have great fun but Martin doesn't return to let them out and they hope and pray that someone will find them... Written by RJDL

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No exit, No key, No food, No heartbeat See more »


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Rated R for pervasive language, some violence, sexuality/nudity and drug use | See all certifications »

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20 April 2001 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

Atrapados  »

Box Office

Budget:

£4,158,370 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$45,715 (Brazil) (27 September 2002)

Gross:

$45,715 (Brazil) (27 September 2002)
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Trivia

The first significant film role for Keira Knightley. See more »

Goofs

In the downward shot as the four enter the shelter, two legs of the cameras tripod can be seen. See more »

Quotes

Frankie: But why? I mean why would he do this to us? We're his friends!
Mike: Are we? Is he really your friend, Frankie? I know he's not mine. Think about it- I don't know a thing about Martyn.
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Jezebel - Instrumental
Written by Alan Wilder
Published by Mute Song Ltd.
Performed by Recoil
Courtesy of Mute Song Ltd.
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Don't waste your time
12 July 2003 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Boring, awful, silly, poorly cast. "I killed my best friend for a Coke" was probably the line of the movie, and that's not saying much.

I wouldn't recommend this movie to my worst enemy. It boggles my mind that someone with a bankroll actually produced this film and thought it was a good idea to do so.


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