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Steel Trap (2007)

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Seven guests are invited to an after party on the abandoned floor of an office building, handpicked to play a series sadistic and deadly puzzles.

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Cast

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Mark Wilson ...
Wade
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Robert
Julia Ballard ...
Nicole
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Pamela
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Melanie
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Adam
Frank Maier ...
Number One Fan
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Svantje Wascher ...
Sarah
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Storyline

A who-is-it setting in the claustrophobic corridors of an abandoned and locked-off office building that has several guests invited to a party by their mysterious, unknown host. Only it is they who are the victims of their crimes. Suspense and mistrust are not the only stalker in this cat and mouse game of wits and fear. Who is the stalker? Why is he killing? And what is it exactly that everyone here has in common? Written by Cinema_Fan

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Horror | Thriller

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Rated R for violence, language and some drug use | See all certifications »

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15 July 2008 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Armadilha Nas Alturas  »

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Trivia

The opening scenes at the New Year's Eve party were filmed in a cafeteria located in the basement of a high-rise building. See more »

Goofs

One of the "guests" at the second party on the 27st floor is Wade, the lead singer of the band at the main party upstairs. It is not believable that he would leave a paying gig with no incentive beyond a text message from an unknown sender. See more »

Quotes

Nicole: You people are insane, any game that starts with a rotting pig's head is not going to end with a giant teddy bear.
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Connections

References Mission: Impossible (1966) See more »

Soundtracks

Girls and Boys Come Out To Play
Performed by Gabrielle Galanter and Dirk K. van den Berg (as Dirk Van Den Berg)
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A quite bad attempt at thriller/horror
19 February 2008 | by (Karlskoga, Sweden) – See all my reviews

I can watch almost all kinds of movies without any greater problems, but one of my pet peeves have always been poorly made horror movies. Some directors seem to think that this is the easiest genre out there, and that anyone can make a horror movie, but nothing could be further from the truth.

Steel Trap is yet another really poor attempt at making a buck of other peoples original ideas. At first, I thought this would be something of a Saw type of movie, but it is more like a straight forward slasher. Nothing new here.

The script and acting is OK at times, but those times are rare and really overshadowed by the sometimes down-right retarded decisions made by the characters. It's really not that difficult to attract say the police or fire department to a skyscraper in the middle of a large city.

If you're bored out of your skull, I suppose this movie is better than staring at the wall or re-arranging your sock drawer, but if you've got anything, and I do mean ANYTHING, better to do, I suggest you do that instead of watching Steel Trap.


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