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The Silent House (2010)
"La casa muda" (original title)

Not Rated  |   |  Drama, Horror, Thriller  |  4 March 2011 (Uruguay)
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The plot is based on a true story that happened in the late '40s in a small village in Uruguay. The film focuses on Laura, who, second by second, intends to leave a house, which hides an ... See full summary »



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The plot is based on a true story that happened in the late '40s in a small village in Uruguay. The film focuses on Laura, who, second by second, intends to leave a house, which hides an obscure secret, unharmed. Laura and her father Wilson settle down in a cottage they have to renew since its owner will soon put the house up for sale. They will spend the night there and repair the following morning. Everything seems to go smoothly until Laura hears a sound that comes from outside and gets louder and louder on the upper floor of the house. Wilson goes up to see what is going on while she remains downstairs on her own, waiting for her father to come down. Written by Anonymous

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Recorded with a Canon EOS 5D Mark II Digital SLR photographic camera, shot over four days, with $6000 budget, two hand held lamps and a few light tubes. See more »


Remade as Silent House (2011) See more »

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Another boring, stupid son of paranormal activity
15 July 2013 | by (Italy) – See all my reviews

I don't think you can say much about this movie, other that it really sucks! Bad acting in a "documentaristic style" that makes cry for taking back the old snuff/mondo movies! No suspense, no fear, no gore, just the classic "traped in the house with the killer" and some "mind trip" attempt sadly failed.

If you really want to watch this movie prepare yourself to be there, watching a girls running around am old house in the dark for almost all the movie lenght, just discover what you understand after ten minutes.

Even the old Jess Franco movies were more reasonable than this one! At least there were some nice nude scenes!

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