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Steel Trap (2007)

R  |   |  Horror, Thriller  |  15 July 2008 (USA)
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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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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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Surviving Each Floor Is The Name Of The Game. See more »

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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 party scenes were shot over the course of two days. Moreover, said scenes were filmed in the daytime although they take place at night. 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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References Mission: Impossible (1966) See more »

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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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User Reviews

 
some stupid situations and reactions
9 May 2012 | by (Midian) – See all my reviews

Ten years after his first short director Luis Camera made his first effort to make a full feature in the horror genre. It succeeded on part of the effects but storywise it wasn't what it should be.

When they see the first victim which is one of their friends they just never scream, they just look at the body hanging upside down without any fear. But when they see a bit further that their cell phones are blocked they do scream. So, stupid characters and a bit of wooden performances.

The director wanted to make a torture porn but in stead it turned out to be a slasher. But I didn't liked the way it was edited, there are a few jumps that you might think gore was left out even as I have seen the uncut version.

Sometimes you see for example an ax going into a head, other killings are off-camera and that's what downgrades this flick. Another thing that tears it down is for example one being stabbed by a knife but after a few moments he talks again like nothing is going on.

Due the gore added it is still watchable but it do has some stupid situations.

Gore 2/5 Nudity 0/5 Effects 3/5 Story 2/5 Comedy 0/5


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