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Area 51 (2015)

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Three young conspiracy theorists attempt to uncover the mysteries of Area 51, the government's secret location rumored to have hosted encounters with alien beings. What they find at this hidden facility exposes unimaginable secrets.

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Cast

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Reid
Darrin Bragg ...
Darrin
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Ben
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Jelena
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Jim Nelson
Frank Novak ...
Frank Novak
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Glenn Campbell
Conception West ...
Little A'Le'Inn Waitress
James Decker ...
Kooky Rachel Local
Patrick Sullivan ...
Lazar's Insider Security
David Thornsberry ...
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Jenna Thornsberry ...
Area 51 Employee's Wife
Amelia Thornsberry ...
Employee Daughter
Wray Featherstone ...
Reid's Dad
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Reid's Mom
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Three young conspiracy theorists attempt to uncover the mysteries of Area 51, the government's secret location rumored to have hosted encounters with alien beings. What they find at this hidden facility exposes unimaginable secrets.

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Rated R for language throughout, and some sexuality/nudity | See all certifications »

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15 May 2015 (USA)  »

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51-es körzet  »

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$5,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

This film has (for some reason) been completed and sitting on the shelf since 2009. As of 2015, it is finally coming out in select theaters and VOD on May 15 See more »

Quotes

Town local interviewee: Area 51, man. It's the 51st state.
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Connections

References Psycho (1960) See more »

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Reid's Rap
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Performed by Reid Warner
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TheManWhoFellFrom1983's Review
6 August 2015 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

A pleasant, genuinely interesting and creepy surprise. The majority of the film is the main characters trying to break into Area 51, which some viewers may find boring but I found riveting. It's a very interesting take on the found-footage subgenre that is becoming increasingly tired due to overuse, and better acted than most of its ilk. The last 25 minutes becomes much more action-oriented and downright sinister. Surprisingly likable characters and solid acting make for an overall rewarding genre entry. There's enough here for pseudoscience fans as well as genre fans looking for a thrilling little gem.


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