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Inside (2007)

À l'intérieur (original title)
R | | Horror | 13 June 2007 (France)
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Four months after the death of her husband, a woman on the brink of motherhood is tormented in her home by a strange woman who wants her unborn baby.

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Jean-Baptiste Tabourin ...
Matthieu
Claude Lulé ...
Le médecin
Dominique Frot ...
L'infirmière
Nathalie Roussel ...
Louise
François-Régis Marchasson ...
Jean-Pierre
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Hyam Zaytoun ...
Policière municipale
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Policier municipal 1
Emmanuel Guez ...
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Emmanuel Lanzi ...
Policier BAC 2
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Policier BAC 3
Aymen Saïdi ...
Abdel
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Four months before Christmas, Sarah and Matthieu Scarangelo were in a car crash, of which Sarah and her unborn baby were the only survivors. On Christmas Eve, Sarah stays home alone, where she grieves her husband and prepares to go to the hospital the next morning for the delivery. As night falls, a woman knocks on Sarah's door asking to use the phone. When she refuses, the woman reveals that she knows Sarah and tries to force her way in. Sarah calls the police; they inspect the home and determine the woman has left, but promise to keep watch over Sarah through the night. The woman returns and tries to take Sarah's unborn child, but Sarah locks herself in the bathroom. The strange woman torments Sarah through the night and kills all who try help her. Written by EllenRipley112

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Rated R for strong bloody violence, gruesome and disturbing content, and language | See all certifications »

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In the scene where the three policemen check on Sarah, you can see that the house number is 666. See more »

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Remade as Inside (2016) See more »

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Written by François-Eudes Chanfrault (as François-Eudes Chanfrault)
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I have never seen a female attacker be so violent or so relentless outside of Japanese cinema
29 July 2008 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Just shy of maximum score because so much of it was so dark. Having said that I'm not sure I really wanted to see even more than I did of what was going on in this gruesome, gory French horror. A real achievement, particularly as a first film, this pulls no punches whatsoever and surely sends a clear signal to US film makers who seek to produce such fare. Don't mess about - just do it. But isn't this just the most harrowing and bloody, violent film ever? Well, maybe not ever, but that remains believable and involving from beginning to end. Where you want to look away but the action is so compelling you cannot. When you hope maybe there will be a pause in the nastiness but the makers just crank up the awfulness again and again. I have never seen a female attacker be so violent or so relentless outside of Japanese cinema. A remarkable achievement.


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