Across the Hall (2009)

R  |   |  Mystery, Thriller  |  4 December 2009 (USA)
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A thriller about a standoff between a young man, his fiancée and his best friend who comes to his aide.



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The unbalanced Terry calls his best friend Julian that is having a bath telling that his beloved fiancée June is cheating him. Terry has followed her to the decadent Riverview Hotel, where she checked in to meet her lover in room 507. Terry explains to Julian that he brought a revolver to shoot her lover and is waiting for him in room 508, but his friend asks him to be calm that he will meet Terry in the hotel. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Revenge is only one door away.


Mystery | Thriller

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Rated R for language throughout | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

4 December 2009 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A folyosó túloldalán  »

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1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?


Natalie Smyka, who played Anna in this 2009 extension/remake, played June in the original short version, made in 2005. See more »


Describing the hotel's early history, the porter tells June and Terry that the first guests included the conductor of the Chicago Philharmonic. The Chicago Philharmonic was established in 1989, far later than the hotel's apparent age. See more »


References Law & Order (1990) See more »


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Suspenseful .. predictable ..
24 August 2009 | by (Kitchener, Ontario, Canada) – See all my reviews

An interesting story, though a little predictable.

The suspense was upheld throughout the movie, and there was real tension in many scenes, accomplished through a nerve-wracking score and drawn-out scenes that got my teeth grinding.

I immensely enjoyed the cinematography and effects .. it created a dark and brooding atmosphere that had me mourning the conclusion before it came about.

The acting was fairly good, no real complaints. I especially enjoyed the hotel concierge character, who added an old-school feel to the film.

Overall, I definitely enjoyed the movie, although I found the story to be almost too simple for its length; it felt like a short story stretched to fit a feature length film.

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