MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 1,374 this week

Dark Floors (2008)

4.5
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 4.5/10 from 5,189 users  
Reviews: 79 user | 41 critic

A man emerges with his autistic daughter and three others from a hospital elevator to find themselves trapped in the building with devilish monsters.

Director:

Writers:

, (original idea), 5 more credits »
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Instant Video

Editors' Spotlight

Live Chat with Keanu Reeves

Join us at 9:00am PST to chat with Keanu about his upcoming film John Wick.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 34 titles
created 04 Nov 2011
 
a list of 42 titles
created 20 Mar 2012
 
a list of 41 titles
created 12 Aug 2012
 
a list of 22 titles
created 21 Oct 2012
 
a list of 24 titles
created 23 Jul 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "Dark Floors" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Dark Floors (2008)

Dark Floors (2008) on IMDb 4.5/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Dark Floors.

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Lucinda and Daniel start a slow romance just as the worst meteor showers in history rain down on Earth.

Director: Rick Larkin
Stars: Joanne Crawford, Adam Fergus, Susan Fitzgerald
Here with Me II (2014)
Short | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

We always punish the ones we love.

Director: Pete Riski
Stars: Eva Birthistle, Alan McKenna, James Grogan
Room 205 (2007)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

Wanting to start a fresh, Katrine moves from the province into a dormitory in Copenhagen and enrolls at the University. But when she crosses conniving Sanne by getting together with Sanne's... See full summary »

Director: Martin Barnewitz
Stars: Neel Rønholt, Mikkel Arendt, Julie R. Ølgaard
Fantasy | Horror | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A group of high school friends reunite after two years when one of their fathers' committed suicide. They all spend the night at their friend's place. When darkness falls, strange things ... See full summary »

Directors: Pasith Buranajan, Kongkiat Khomsiri, and 5 more credits »
Stars: Napakpapha Nakprasitte, Hataiwan Ngamsukonpusit, Akarin Siwapornpitak
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

A sheriff and his son chase casino robbers, only to find the all of them are being chased by something else.

Director: Dave Payne
Stars: Michael Muhney, Stephen Martines, Desmond Askew
Trackman (2007)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

A perfect bank heist turns deadly when the robbers and their hostages flee to the abandoned underground subway station where they encounter the Trackman, a deformed madman that prowls the darkness.

Director: Igor Shavlak
Stars: Svetlana Metkina, Dmitriy Orlov, Aleksandr Vysokovskiy
Starve (2014)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

While researching an urban legend on feral children, three friends find themselves trapped in an abandoned high school, where they are confronted with an evil more sinister than the legend itself.

Director: Griff Furst
Stars: Bobby Campo, Thomas Francis Murphy, Mariah Bonner
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

An Italian gorefest about a young couple being held captive by a sadistic backwoods family.

Director: Gabriele Albanesi
Stars: Daniela Virgilio, Gennaro Diana, Santa De Santis
Whiskey Echo (TV Movie 2005)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

An international group of young, idealistic aid workers are caught in a Sudanese war zone. In the midst of the difficulties of their inter personal relations they have to contend with ... See full summary »

Director: Harry Hook
Stars: Joanne Kelly, Dominique McElligott, David Alpay
The Kin (Video 2004)
Horror | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Director: Lauri Haukkamaa
Stars: Amanda Thurman, Bruce Marsland, Delia De Giovanni
On Home Ground (TV Series 2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Stars: Rory Keenan, Dominique McElligott, Amy Huberman
Monsterman (2014)
Documentary | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  
Director: Antti Haase
Stars: Amen, Sampsa Astala, Awa
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Jon
Leon Herbert ...
Rick
...
Tobias
Philip Bretherton ...
Walter
...
Ben
...
Emily
...
Lordi ...
Lead Monster (as Mr. Lordi)
...
Monster
Amen ...
Monster
...
Monster
Awa ...
Monster
Jussi Haukkamaa ...
Family on 8th Floor
Hilla Haukkamaa ...
Family on 8th Floor
Hugo Haukkamaa ...
Family on 8th Floor
Edit

Storyline

While in the hospital for a tomography of the brain of his autistic daughter Sarah, Ben becomes upset when there is a power failure. He decides to leave the hospital with Sarah, while the nurse Emily tries to convince him to leave Sarah for further treatment. They get the elevator with three other passengers, and suddenly the elevator stops; when the door opens, people has vanished from the hospital, the environment is creepy and they are chased by devilish monsters. They find that they are trapped in the hospital, and the creatures seem to be hunting Sarah. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

The Fear Is Here. See more »

Genres:

Fantasy | Horror

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for horror violence and disturbing images | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

8 February 2008 (Finland)  »

Also Known As:

Alma Diabólica  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Budget:

€4,300,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (DVD)

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

In an online interview, Lordi claimed that the film's content was notably toned down at the request of financiers, based on the assumption that his band's success at the Eurovision Song Contest would attract many young viewers. See more »

Goofs

Patients are never strapped in or sedated in a cat-scan because the straps may make the heart rate increase and cause anxiety and increased brain activity and sedatives kills brain activity. Doctors who preform these test are looking for anomalies at a resting or normal brain activity rate. See more »

Quotes

Sarah: I want the red crayon!
See more »

Soundtracks

Beast Loose In Paradise
Performed by Lordi
Music and Lyrics by Lordi (as Mr. Lordi)
HMC Music Publishing
SONY BMG MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT (FINLAND) OY
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Pretty good... not Hollywood horror trash
22 December 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This movie has been sitting around for months now waiting for me to watch it. I finally did, and I have to say I am very pleased. It is definitely reminiscent of, and rivals, Silent Hill. However a lot of people seem to have some stupid reasons for not liking this movie. Honestly: the CGI and costumes were not bad (think 'Big Trouble in Little China' but better), the acting is classic A-Movie horror (Poltergeist), "gore" is not the focus of the movie, but is used effectively, and the story, while understandably a bit confusing, had good pacing and impact.

Now, I'm not ashamed to say, I like b-movies... a lot. But I've still been let down by recent Hollywood horror films. I'll take this over one of those lame Saw sequels any day.


15 of 22 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
GWAR blacksabbath918
To all the critics of Dark Floors vidiotja
Did anyone else laughed so much? acidfreaky
This movie screams Silent Hill to me steve_otheninja
I must be sooo ignorant... porosus
Dear GWAR vs Lordi debaters.... steve_otheninja
Discuss Dark Floors (2008) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?