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Breathing Room (I) (2008)

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Thrown naked into a desolate room with thirteen strangers, Tonya discovers that she is the final contestant in a deadly game. Restrained by lethal electronic collars, the players must ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ailsa Marshall ...
Fourteen (Tonya)
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Eight (Lee) / Twelve Corpse
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Five (Harry)
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Six
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Ten (Henry)
Keith Foster ...
Host / Other Room Participant
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Thirteen
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Eleven
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Three
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One (Charlie)
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Four (Rothie)
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Nine
Bryce Gerlach ...
Two (Operator)
Steve Cembrinski ...
Zero (Robert) / Scientist
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Two (New Room)
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Thrown naked into a desolate room with thirteen strangers, Tonya discovers that she is the final contestant in a deadly game. Restrained by lethal electronic collars, the players must utilize hints and tools from a box marked "pieces" to find both an exit and the reason for their abduction. One by one the players are eliminated as their "curfew" begins and the lights go out. With each dead body comes another clue, which they use to discover that one of them is the killer. The question is ... which one? Written by Bryce

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Let the games begin. See more »


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30 September 2008 (USA)  »

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$25,000 (estimated)
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While Nine is washing her hands in the washroom before she receives her hint note regarding No. 5, a reflection of a cameraman is visible in the faucet fixture. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Fourteen: [crawling in the dark, distressed breathing, scream, falls naked into lit room]
Six: Shit! Now we're talkin'. I think she's the last one boss.
Eight: You're going to be okay. We'll get you some clothes.
Fourteen: What's going on?
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Good not great
10 July 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I see what others on this forum are saying about the film being similar to other films. Although, I'd say it's more like Battle Royale than anything else. That said, it completely has its own original take.

If you like original films, and can get into a homespun low budget thriller, this is what the doctor ordered. It is NOT a big budget movie, but it will keep your interest, and you won't ever go "Oh my god, that's so stupid" or "Man that was bad acting".

Some of the deaths could be better, some of the effects could be more expensive, and the ending could be more clear. But it's there if you think about it it's actually really interesting.

So I say, watch the film, get into the group dynamic, get into watching Ailsa Marshall give a great performance while looking HOT, and don't expect a big budget.


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