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You're Next (2011)

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When the Davison family comes under attack during their wedding anniversary getaway, the gang of mysterious killers soon learns that one of the victims harbors a secret talent for fighting back.

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Aubrey and Paul Davison welcome his family for a reunion in their isolated vacation house. Their sons Crispian comes with his girlfriend Erin; Felix with his girlfriend Zee; Drake with his wife Kelly; and their daughter Aimee comes with her boyfriend Tariq. When they are ready to have dinner, they are attacked by a stranger with a crossbow, and Drake is wounded by an arrow and Tariq dies. They discover that their cell phones are jammed and they are trapped in the house. Erin tries to protect the house, closing doors and windows, but the masked killers murder the members of the family. Are the killers lunatic? What is the motive for slaughtering the Davison family? Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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The Animals Will Hunt You See more »

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Rated R for strong bloody violence, language and some sexuality/nudity | See all certifications »

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23 August 2013 (USA)  »

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Cacería macabra  »

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$1,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$7,020,196 (USA) (23 August 2013)

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$18,474,268 (USA) (11 October 2013)
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Sharni Vinson and Wendy Glenn were actually roommates and best friends before and during filming. See more »

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When the guy is killed with the blender at the end you can clearly see him still breathing whilst he is lying on the floor for the entire shot. See more »

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Aubrey: [cries] Oh my god, what is happening to us?
Erin: You know what's going on?
Paul: I don't know.
Felix: Do you see anyone?
Paul: I don't see anyone. Do you see anyone?
Erin: No.
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The soundtrack credits consist entirely of three different recordings of "Looking for the Magic". See more »

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Looking for the Magic
Written by Dwight Twilley
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Innovative and gore-filled gem
8 July 2013 | by (Switzerland) – See all my reviews

"You're Next" is a home invasion/survival film in the vein of "Funny Games", "The Strangers" or again "The Last House on the Left". As in the latter cited, you'll find here the usual bunch of people being assaulted by strangers in a remote house. In that "You're Next" brings no novelty, bu does a great job at delivering the great tension and suspense associated with this specific genre of horror. Where the film truly excels, is that it adds some really clever elements of crime and comedy to the genre, making it really unique. The film does a fantastic job at giving you true/false hints about who could be involved in the invasion; and you really spend an hour wondering if it's true and who could it be, just like in these great Italian giallo. Second, the film, which starts on a serious tone, gradually and subtly incorporates comedy elements in it. Towards the end it is hilarious, but never overrated or absurd, keeping the film on the horror track at all time. There is also great deal of gore in the film, and gore-hounds will find their lot of brutal kills. The main actress, and the character she plays, also needs to be mentioned for she is, at the image of the movie, a real bad-ass! You're Next is both true to the genre and innovative. The balance between horror, crime and comedy is perfect. A great surprise and amongst the best 2013's film so far.


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