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Disturbia (2007)

PG-13 | | Drama, Mystery, Thriller | 13 April 2007 (USA)
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A teen living under house arrest becomes convinced his neighbor is a serial killer.

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After his father is killed in a car accident, things unravel for Kale Brecht and he is placed under house-arrest for punching his Spanish teacher. Having nothing better to do, Kale occupies himself by spying on his neighbors. But one night, he witnesses what appears to be a murder going on in Mr. Turner's house. Kale becomes obsessed with uncovering the truth behind these murders but, after a few unsettling run-ins with Mr. Turner, it becomes a matter of life and death. And the ominous question: Who is watching whom? Written by O.G.

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Rated PG-13 on appeal for sequences of terror and violence, and some sensuality | See all certifications »

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$20,000,000 (estimated)

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$22,224,982 (USA) (13 April 2007)

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$80,050,171 (USA) (27 July 2007)
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Executive Producer Steven Spielberg arranged for Shia LaBeouf to be on the casting shortlist for this film because he was impressed by LaBeouf's work on Holes (2003). Disturbia, in turn, convinced Spielberg that LaBeouf could handle the action starring roles in Transformers (2007) and Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008). See more »

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When Kale breaks into Mr. Turner's house with the garden shears, he cleanly knocks out the full pane of glass. But, when Officer Gutierrez responds to the call, he sees large shards of glass still in the window pane of Mr. Turner's house See more »

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[first lines]
Kale: Do you think he sees us?
Daniel Brecht: No, he can't see us. But trust me, he can feel us watching.
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Featured in Siskel & Ebert: Episode dated 14 April 2007 (2007) See more »

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Gangsta Boogie
Written by CeeLo Green (as Cee Lo Green) & Jack Splash
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Boooring!
23 June 2007 | by (Macedonia) – See all my reviews

This is the most boring thriller I have ever seen. It was so predictable and so cliché. The only disturbing part was at the beginning when his father dies in a car accident. Everything else was so boring and so predictable. His mother (Carrie-Anne Moss) was very hot though, hotter then his girlfriend. Anyway, the story goes like this: His father dies in a car accident. He is very angry now. He is under a house arrest because he punched the Spanish teacher who mentioned his father in class. He start watching at other people houses because of boredom. I think this movie should be called "Boredom" instead of "Disturbia" because its more boring than disturbing. If you want to see real disturbing movie watch High Tension (Haute tension)


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