The Task (2011)

R  |   |  Horror  |  14 July 2011 (Russia)
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A group of reality show contestants must survive the night in a haunted jail.



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Something diabolical is taking place on the set of "The Task" a new reality show in which players complete terrifying missions within the confines of an abandoned prison hoping to win a hefty cash prize. As six young students explore their new environment, malicious spirits make their presence known in the most gruesome ways imaginable, Unable to escape the labyrinthine prison, the contestants become unwitting pawns caught at the centre of a blood-soaked night of terror. Written by Svetlio Svilenov

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Rated R for violence and language | See all certifications »

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14 July 2011 (Russia)  »

Also Known As:

Aimatovammeni nyhta  »

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The film was mentioned by Simon Lane on YoGPoD 46: Halloween Spack-tacular. See more »


When Connie goes to get Toni from the gas chamber to tell her she found out that she was being tricked. After Connie checks to see if Toni is breathing and realizes that she is dead, you can see that Toni is actually breathing heavily and rapidly. See more »


Dixon: You know, people used to say I look like Will Smith. Now they say Barack Obama... okay!
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90 mins of pure hell
11 March 2012 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

The kind of film that makes you reel in horror after watching it because you could have been doing something better with your inane life, like punching yourself in the balls.

I can't believe that this film actually got through my eyeballs to my brain without my body throwing up.

Bad cast, bad script, bad plot, bad dog.

Should be advertised with the warning of 'slightly less mildly perilous than "Finding Nemo"'

Don't watch this unless you're on Mescaline. And there is a goat writing alternative subtitles for you.

I'd probably only watch it again if you paid me, five English pounds.

I'm a cheap date.

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