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Silent Hill (2006)

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A woman, Rose, goes in search for her adopted daughter within the confines of a strange, desolate town called Silent Hill.

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Sharon Da Silva wakes up every night screaming about "silent hill". Pursued by a police officer suspicious of her motives and swerving to avoid another child her adoptive mother crashes the car knocking herself unconscious. When Rose Da Silva awakens to find her adopted child is missing, she searches the fog and ash blanketed town for her beloved daughter. Written by Pel Par

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Rated R for strong horror violence and gore, disturbing images, and some language | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Alice Krige was the last person hired for the project, just two weeks before the start of filming. She did not particularly enjoy the role, feeling that her character was too manipulative and evil. See more »

Goofs

In the beginning of the movie after Rose saved Sharon, Rose and Sharon are lying beneath a tree. The close up shows Sharon's hair in her face. The next shot from above she has no hair in her face. This is repeated a second time. See more »

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[first lines]
Rose Da Silva: Sharon! She's not here! Oh, God. Christopher, can you see anything? Sharon! Sharon!
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Crazy Credits

The Davis Films logo is engulfed in fog and ash instead of the traditional sky. See more »

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Referenced in Midnight Screenings: Silent Hill: Revelation (2012) See more »

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Lost Carol (SHF3)
Written and Performed by Akira Yamaoka
Courtesy of Konami
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Fans of the game will enjoy this film!
21 April 2006 | by See all my reviews

Fans of the game will enjoy this film. Critics should be impressed with the set design, effects and cinematography; but I'm afraid most of them will miss the boat entirely. As far as a game to film translation, this is one of the best ever made.

There are scenes in the film that are direct recreations from the game. Sounds, music, colors and even meticulous set design that pays homage to the game series. In as far as a horror film, there were scenes in this movie that are incomparable. Really disturbing, solid moments of horror.

Pyramid Head is this decade's Pinhead. A new cultural icon to be feared, and loved.

Good movie. Keep an open mind, and enjoy. This is one of those films that actually deserves its R rating. Don't take the kids, unless you're into the whole "terrible parent" thing.


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